Moses Lake Area Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 4:40 AM PDT Jul. 16, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from 2 PM this afternoon to
8 PM PDT Tuesday...

* temperatures... highs in the upper 90s. Lows in the mid 60s to
around 70.

* Timing... Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening.

* Locations... Wenatchee, Chelan, Entiat, Cashmere, Omak,
Okanogan, Brewster, Bridgeport, Oroville, Nespelem, Waterville,
   Mansfield, Moses Lake, Ephrata, Othello, Quincy, Ritzville,
Grand Coulee, Odessa, Wilbur, and Coulee City.

* Impacts... heat stress and dehydration that could lead to heat
related health concerns such as heat exhaustion and heat

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

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.