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  • Excessive Heat Watch for Northern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Excessive Heat Watch issued August 29 at 3:16PM PDT until September 04 at 8:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, August 31, 2017 at noon
  • Expires: Monday, September 4, 2017 at 8 p.m.
  • ...Very Hot Weather Expected into Next Week...
    .Strong high pressure will maintain very hot weather across the
    region into next week. Temperatures won`t be quite as hot today
    and Wednesday, but excessive heat will likely return beginning
    Thursday and continue through the Labor Day weekend with an
    increasing risk for heat-related illnesses for people exposed to
    the hot weather.
    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
    * TEMPERATURE...Daytime highs will range from 110 to 115 across
    much of the Central Valley with overnight lows only in the 70s
    to lower 80s in the Central Valley and foothill thermal belts.
    The hottest temperatures are expected Friday and Saturday,
    then not quite as hot Sunday and Labor Day.
    * IMPACTS...Potential for HIGH risk of heat related illness,
    especially for sensitive groups: elderly, children, sick
    people and pets and livestock.
    * ADDITIONAL IMPACTS...Plan outdoor activities accordingly! Try
    to schedule holiday weekend activities in the morning or
    evening when temperatures will be cooler, and with less
    exposure to direct sunlight.
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  • Excessive Heat Watch for Northern San Joaquin Valley County, California
  • Excessive Heat Watch issued June 15 at 4:11AM PDT until June 19 at 11:00PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 4:11 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, June 19, 2017 at 11 p.m.
  • ...Hot temperatures Friday and through early next week...
    .Hot temperatures start Friday with additional heating over the
    weekend. Models are suggesting that triple digit heat will
    continue for much of next week, too. This extended event will
    increase heat related illnesses for those exposed to prolonged
    outdoor heat, especially the elderly, children, and other
    sensitive groups.
    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
    THROUGH MONDAY EVENING...
    * TEMPERATURE...Valley high temperatures near 100 Friday then 100
    to 110 degrees Saturday through Monday. Valley low temperatures
    65 to 75 degrees.
    * IMPACTS...Long outdoor exposure will increase chances for heat
    related illness, especially for sensitive groups and people
    without access to AC. Heat stress to livestock with limited
    relief from heat overnight. Area waterways running very cold
    and fast, increasing risk for hypothermia and water rescues.
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