LAS VEGAS – The National Weather Service has issued an excessive heat watch for southern Nevada, northwest Arizona and San Bernardino County from Friday, June 28 through Monday, July 1.
Excessive Heat Watch Issued by NWS Phoenix (Central Arizona and California Desert)
Event: Excessive Heat Watch
.DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED LATER THIS WEEK AND
…EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING…
AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.
* AFFECTED AREA…LOWER DESERTS OF ARIZONA AND SOUTHEAST
CALIFORNIA…AS WELL AS THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS EAST OF PHOENIX…AND
OVER JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK.
* TEMPERATURE…AFTERNOON HIGHS BETWEEN 115-119 ARE EXPECTED ACROSS
THE LOWER DESERTS…AND HIGHS BETWEEN 102-108 IN THE HIGHER
* IMPACTS…EXCEEDINGLY HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED
ILLNESS…INCLUDING DEATH…MORE EASILY THAN AN AVERAGE SUMMER DAY.
THOSE WORKING OR PLAYING OUTDOORS…AND THOSE WITHOUT AIR
CONDITIONING ARE MOST VULNERABLE.
SW Maricopa County: Excessive Heat Watch issued June 25 at 3:35AM MST until June 30 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
Excessive Heat Watch Issued by NWS LasVegas (Southern Nevada, Southeastern California, Northwestern Arizona)