...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions Friday through at least
Wednesday. Triple digit heat will develop in central Washington
Friday and spread into eastern Washington over the weekend.
* WHERE...Portions of North and North Central Idaho. Portions of
Central, East Central, North Central, Northeast, and Southeast
* WHEN...From Friday afternoon through Wednesday evening.
* IMPACTS...Several days of triple digit heat and unusually warm
overnight temperatures will make it difficult to control the build
up of heat in homes without air conditioning.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...This will likely be an historic heat wave.
Chances are good that many long standing records will be broken
during this upcoming heat wave.
Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Be prepared to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
Eastbound I-90 slowed to one lane near Division exit