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California, Northeast Foothills/Sacramento Valley

Excessive Heat Watch

Statement as of 12:32 PM PDT on June 29, 2015

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on July 03, 2015


... Excessive heat watch in effect from Wednesday afternoon
through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued an
excessive heat watch... which is in effect from Wednesday
afternoon through Friday morning.

* Temperature... high temperatures 110-115... low temperatures 75-80

* impacts... heat related illnesses possible to likely if action
not taken

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected. Hot daytime highs and warm overnight
lows will combine to create a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-
conditioned room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives
and neighbors.


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Special Statement

Statement as of 6:16 PM PDT on June 29, 2015

Expires 9:00 AM EDT on June 30, 2015


... Dangerous heat with fire concerns this week...

.Impacts...
* heat related illness possible to likely if action not taken.

* Hot and dry conditions have primed fuels for enhanced fire
   danger.

* Lightning from thunderstorms could cause new fire starts.


.Forecast confidence...
* very hot temperatures: high
* very warm overnight lows: medium.
* Thunderstorms: high for mountains low for valley.

.Timing and strength...
* heat impacts greatest Wednesday and Thursday.

* Thunderstorm and lightning potential greatest Thursday and
   Friday.

High pressure will strengthen over norcal. The hottest
temperatures will be Tuesday through Thursday. The potential for
heat illness will peak Wednesday and Thursday. Enhanced
thunderstorm potential increasing Thursday and Friday as
monsoonal moisture spreads over norcal. Some cloud cover and the
Delta breeze may bring relief Friday into the Holiday weekend.



616 PM PDT Mon Jun 29 2015

... Dangerous heat with fire concerns this week...

.Impacts...
* heat related illness possible to likely if action not taken.

* Hot and dry conditions have primed fuels for enhanced fire
   danger.

* Lightning from thunderstorms could cause new fire starts.


.Forecast confidence...
* very hot temperatures: high
* very warm overnight lows: medium.
* Thunderstorms: high for mountains low for valley.

.Timing and strength...
* heat impacts greatest Wednesday and Thursday.

* Thunderstorm and lightning potential greatest Thursday and
   Friday.

High pressure will strengthen over norcal. The hottest
temperatures will be Tuesday through Thursday. The potential for
heat illness will peak Wednesday and Thursday. Enhanced
thunderstorm potential increasing Thursday and Friday as
monsoonal moisture spreads over norcal. Some cloud cover and the
Delta breeze may bring relief Friday into the Holiday weekend.


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