FRANKLYWNOW - *Weather Alerts

Warnings

excessive heat
Western Clark and Southern Nye County, NV

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY... * WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with near-record temperatures expected. High temperatures forecast at 105-110 degrees for Las Vegas, Pahrump and Mesquite. * WHERE...Northeast Clark County, Western Clark and Southern Nye County and Las Vegas Valley. * WHEN...From Thursday morning through Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities such as hiking or jogging, or for those wearing additional PPE. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Children, the elderly, and people with chronic ailments are usually the first to suffer from the heat. Heat exhaustion, cramps...or in extreme cases...heat stroke, can result from prolonged exposure to these conditions. Friends, relatives, or neighbors should check on people who may be at risk. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. 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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce 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 9 1 1. &&

Warnings

excessive heat
Northeast Clark County, NV

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 8 PM PDT THURSDAY... * WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with near-record temperatures expected. High temperatures forecast at 105-110 degrees for Las Vegas, Pahrump and Mesquite. * WHERE...Northeast Clark County, Western Clark and Southern Nye County and Las Vegas Valley. * WHEN...From Thursday morning through Thursday evening. * IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or participating in outdoor activities such as hiking or jogging, or for those wearing additional PPE. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Children, the elderly, and people with chronic ailments are usually the first to suffer from the heat. Heat exhaustion, cramps...or in extreme cases...heat stroke, can result from prolonged exposure to these conditions. Friends, relatives, or neighbors should check on people who may be at risk. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. 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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. To reduce 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 9 1 1. &&

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