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Latest Non-Precipitation Watch/Warning/Advisory by KPQR
Issued 8/24/2016 3:04 AM US/Pacific.
Valid through 8/26/2016 8:00 PM US/Pacific.
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coast range of northwest oregon-
central coast range of western oregon-willapa hills-
including the cities of...vernonia...veneta
401 am pdt fri aug 26 2016
...heat advisory remains in effect until 8 pm pdt this evening
below 2500 feet across the coast range of oregon and the willapa
hills of washington...
a heat advisory below 2500 feet remains in effect until 8 pm pdt
* locations include: vernonia...veneta.
* high temperatures: 85 to 95.
* impacts: the elderly...youth...and those without air
conditioning will be vulnerable to the heat. those working
or exercising outdoors will be at an increased risk of
dehydration and heat-related illness.
a heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected in which heat illnesses are possible. drink plenty of
fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the
sunshine...and check up on relatives and neighbors.
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.
anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded
location. heat stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1.
those seeking relief from the heat in the ocean...lakes...pools...
or rivers should be diligent about water safety. wear a life
preserving vest...maintain a good distance from moving boats...
and only swim to your abilities.