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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 1:54 PM PDT on August 24, 2016

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 26, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect from 2 PM Thursday to 8 PM PDT
Friday for the Willamette Valley... Coast Range... the lower
Columbia River... the Columbia River gorge... and the Upper Hood
River Valley...

* timing: Thursday afternoon through Friday evening.

* High temperature: 95 to 105.

* Locations include: Vernonia... Veneta... St. Helens...
Hillsboro... Portland... Oregon City... Gresham... Salem...
McMinnville... Eugene... Springfield... Corvallis... Albany...
Lebanon... Sandy... Estacada... Sweet Home... Cottage Grove...
ODell... Corbett... Hood River... Longview... Kelso...
Vancouver... Battle Ground... Washougal... Toutle... Ariel...
Lake Merwin... Cougar... Carson... Underwood.

* 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.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.




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Arizona - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory
California - Air Quality Alert
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Florida - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flash Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
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Kansas - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Public Information Statement
Kentucky - Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory
Michigan - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Tornado Watch , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Puerto Rico - Flash Flood Watch
South Carolina - Record Report
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Tennessee - Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement
Utah - Public Information Statement
Virgin Islands - Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch
Washington - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement

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