...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions. High temperatures in the 90s
to near 100 Friday, 97 to 107 Saturday, 100 to 112 Sunday
through Tuesday. Mild overnight lows in the mid 60s to mid 70s.
* WHERE...Portions of Central, East Central, North Central,
Northeast and Southeast Washington and North and North Central
* WHEN...From Friday afternoon through Tuesday evening.
* IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the potential
for heat related illnesses, particularly for those working or
participating in outdoor activities.
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
Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.
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