EXPECTED HIGH TEMPERATURES:
Las Vegas (McCarran International Airport) 114º to 117º
Mesquite and the Colorado River Valley — 118º to 125º
Pahrump — 111º to 114º
Barstow — 114º To 118º
Morongo Basin — 110º To 115º
Kingman — 108º To 112º
Bishop — 106º To 108º
Caliente — 105º To 108º
And Death Valley — 126º To 129º
TIMING: An extended period of excessively hot temperatures are expected Friday through Monday. Little relief is expected at night…Especially in urban areas such as the Las Vegas valley where low temperatures near the Strip and downtown may not drop below 90 degrees.
GREATEST IMPACTS: Children…The elderly…And people with chronic ailments are the most susceptible to heat-related illness. Heat exhaustion…Cramps…Or in extreme cases heat stroke can result from prolonged exposure to these conditions. Friends… Relatives and neighbors should check on people who may be at risk.
- 8 Ways to Prevent Heat Related Illness (kswpgoodfriends.wordpress.com)
- Web Extra: Tips for Preventing Heat-Related Illness (arkansasmatters.com)
- Signs of heat-related illnesses (newsnet5.com)