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Latest Non-Precipitation Watch/Warning/Advisory by KMTR
Issued 10/1/2014 8:40 AM US/Pacific.
Valid through 10/3/2014 9:00 PM US/Pacific.
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urgent - weather message
national weather service san francisco bay area
840 am pdt wed oct 1 2014
...very warm weather expected across our entire area starting on thursday...
.a ridge of high pressure combined with offshore winds and warm
temperatures will lead to much above normal temperatures across
coastal north bay...including point reyes national seashore-
north bay interior valleys-north bay mountains-
san francisco bay shoreline-san francisco peninsula coast-
east bay interior valleys-east bay hills and diablo range-
santa cruz mountains-santa clara valley...including san jose-
southern salinas valley...arroyo seco...and lake san antonio-
santa lucia mountains and los padres national forest-
mountains of san benito and interior monterey county including
pinnacles national park-
northern salinas valley...hollister valley...and carmel valley-
northern monterey bay-southern monterey bay and big sur coast-
840 am pdt wed oct 1 2014
...heat advisory in effect from noon thursday to 9 pm pdt
the national weather service in the san francisco bay area has
issued a heat advisory...which is in effect from noon thursday to
9 pm pdt friday for all areas.
* temperature: widespread 80s and 90s with some interior locations
forecast to go into the lower 100s.
* location: the entire san francisco and monterey bay region
including local beaches.
* timing: very warm weather is expected for both thursday and
friday with another round of very warm weather possible on
a heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. the combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a 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. never leave children or pets alone in a car as
temperatures will quickly rise to dangerous levels.
take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. when
possible...reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water. to reduce the risk during
outdoor work the occupational safety and health administration
recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air
conditioned environments. anyone overcome by heat should be moved
to a cool and shaded location. heat stroke is an emergency - call