Sunday, June 12, 2022

Heat can escalate quickly

Prolonged hot and humid conditions develop today through Wednesday. Daytime max heat index values around 105°F each day and overnight lows over 75° F each morning. Be safe, heat illnesses can sneak up on anyone.

Image Description: Infographic with heat safety information. Image on right is of blistering hot summer day on parked cars and asphalt. Text reads, Heat can escalate quickly.

Warm temperatures can quickly become dangerous. Heat is one of the most deadly weather hazards - don't underestimate it. Never leave people or pets in cars. 

Drink plenty of water, even when you don't feel thirsty. Wear loose fitting light colored clothing. Spend time in air conditioning and in the shade.


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