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Arizona, Yuma/Martinez Lake and Vicinity

Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 1:59 AM PDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 3:00 AM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until midnight MST
/midnight PDT/ tonight...

* affected area... Imperial... eastern Riverside... Yuma... and La
Paz counties. This includes the cities of Yuma and el centro.

* Temperature... high of 112 to 118 and a low in the mid 80s.

* Impacts... increase in heat-related illnesses and associated
hospital visits. Some cases of heat related illness could
become fatal.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Never leave kids or pets unattended in cars. Drink more water
than usual and avoid alcohol... sugar... and caffeine. When
outdoors... wear light colored clothing and a wide-brimmed hat to
keep your head and body cooler. Take frequent rest breaks in
shaded or air conditioned environments. Public places with air
conditioning include libraries... community centers... government
buildings... malls... and special Refuge stations.

Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat illness. Early symptoms
include things such as headache... thirst... and muscle cramps.
Serious symptoms include weakness... skin that is cool to the
touch... fast but weak pulse... nausea... and fainting. Severe
symptoms include hot and red dry skin... fast and strong pulse...
sweating that has stopped... and unconsciousness. Untreated heat
illness can lead to fatal heat stroke.

Stay cool... stay hydrated... stay informed.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Heat Advisory
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Record Report
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement , Special Weather Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Flash Flood Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Louisiana - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Maryland - Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Air Quality Alert
Massachusetts - Special Statement
Michigan - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Special Statement, Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flash Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Watch , Heat Advisory, Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Rhode Island - Special Statement
South Dakota - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Heat Advisory
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Record Report

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