Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Tucson AZ
220 PM MST Mon Jul 6 2020

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Western Pima County-Tohono O`odham Nation-
Upper Santa Cruz River Valley/Altar Valley-Tucson Metro Area-
South Central Pinal County-Southeast Pinal County-
Upper Gila River Valley-
Including the cities of Ajo, Organ Pipe Cactus N.M., Sells,
Nogales, Tucson, Green Valley, Marana, Vail,
Picacho Peak State Park, Mammoth, Oracle, Clifton, and Safford
220 PM MST Mon Jul 6 2020

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with high temperatures between
  110 and 115 from Tucson westward. 105 to 110 elsewhere.

* WHERE...Western Pima County, Tohono O`odham Nation, Upper
  Santa Cruz River Valley/Altar Valley, Tucson Metro Area, South
  Central Pinal County, Southeast Pinal County and Upper Gila
  River Valley.

* WHEN...From Saturday morning through Monday evening.

* IMPACTS...Extreme heat and humidity will significantly increase
  the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those
  working or participating in outdoor activities.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Keep in mind you may need to adjust your plans based on the
latest health and safety guidelines from CDC and your local
officials. Cooling shelters may need to take your temperature or
ask questions about how you are feeling.

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Be prepared to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors.

Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.

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