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Special Statement

Statement as of 1:05 PM PDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 7:15 PM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Widespread heat with increased fire weather concerns through
Friday...

.Impacts...
* moderate risk for heat-related illnesses for sensitive
    groups, locally high risk for most groups
* increased fire weather concerns for higher terrain

.Forecast confidence...
* high for multiple days of triple digit heat

.Timing and strength...
* widespread valley and foothills highs of 100 to 110 degrees
    through Friday
* near record heat today and Friday
* low humidity with poor overnight recovery over higher terrain

.Weather summary...
Strong high pressure will bring hot temperatures with valley and
foothills highs in the triple digits through Friday. The north end
of the Sacramento Valley will have temperatures around 110
degrees. It will remain hot on Saturday, but temperatures will start
to trend downward slightly and return to near normal by Sunday.
Humidity levels will be low with poor overnight recovery for
higher terrain, bringing increased fire weather concerns.


105 PM PDT Thu Jul 28 2016

... Widespread heat with increased fire weather concerns through
Friday...

.Impacts...
* moderate risk for heat-related illnesses for sensitive
    groups, locally high risk for most groups
* increased fire weather concerns for higher terrain

.Forecast confidence...
* high for multiple days of triple digit heat

.Timing and strength...
* widespread valley and foothills highs of 100 to 110 degrees
    through Friday
* near record heat today and Friday
* low humidity with poor overnight recovery over higher terrain

.Weather summary...
Strong high pressure will bring hot temperatures with valley and
foothills highs in the triple digits through Friday. The north end
of the Sacramento Valley will have temperatures around 110
degrees. It will remain hot on Saturday, but temperatures will start
to trend downward slightly and return to near normal by Sunday.
Humidity levels will be low with poor overnight recovery for
higher terrain, bringing increased fire weather concerns.



Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Record Report
California - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert, Special Statement , Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flash Flood Watch
Delaware - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Georgia - Record Report
Idaho - Fire Weather Watch
Illinois - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Indiana - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement , Record Report
Louisiana - Record Report
Maryland - Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Massachusetts - Flash Flood Watch
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Montana - Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Flash Flood Watch
New York - Flash Flood Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Ohio - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Oklahoma - Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
Pennsylvania - Flash Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Record Report
Tennessee - Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Special Statement , Record Report
Utah - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning
West Virginia - Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Record Report

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