Heat Advisory Extended Until Tuesday Night

HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM TUESDAY

  • WHAT…High temperatures of 95 to 105 degrees expected, with up to 110 expected in the hottest areas.
  • WHERE…Much of Jackson County and portions of the Klamath Basin in Oregon. In California, central and Eastern Siskiyou County and much of Modoc County. This includes the Rogue and Shasta Valleys and the communities of Medford, Ashland, Klamath Falls, Chiloquin, Alturas, Tulelake, Yreka, and Mt Shasta City.
  • WHEN…From 10 AM Monday to 11 PM Tuesday.
  • IMPACTS…Hot temperatures may cause heat illnesses to occur.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…The hottest temperatures are expected Monday for areas west of the Cascades, with similar or hotter temperatures expected Tuesday for areas east of the Cascades. Overnight temperatures will be warm as well, limiting overnight relief from hot daytime temperatures.
  • 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 911
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