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Weather Alert Detail

  • Excessive Heat Watch for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Excessive Heat Watch issued June 30 at 2:33PM MST until July 02 at 10:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Monday, June 30, 2014 at 2:33 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, July 2, 2014 at 10 p.m.
  • ...VERY HOT TEMPERATURES EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY...
    .HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING THE HOTTEST WEATHER SO FAR THIS YEAR TO
    MUCH OF THE MOJAVE DESERT ON TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY. THE PROLONGED
    PERIOD OF HOT WEATHER WHICH IS ALREADY UNDERWAY AND WILL LAST
    THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK CAN PRODUCE ACCUMULATED HEAT STRESS ON THE
    BODY...SO TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS TO STAY COOL AND HYDRATED ALL
    WEEK.
    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
    THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING BELOW 4000 FEET...
    AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH BELOW 4000 FEET FOR PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN
    NEVADA...SOUTHEAST CALIFORNIA AND NORTHWEST ARIZONA...REMAINS IN
    EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING.
    * EXPECTED TEMPERATURES: 108 TO 114 IN THE LAS VEGAS VALLEY AND
    THE BARSTOW AREA...102 TO 105 IN KINGMAN...110 TO 116 IN THE
    COLORADO RIVER VALLEY...AND 120 TO 125 IN DEATH VALLEY.
    * GREATEST IMPACTS: THOSE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE TO HEAT RELATED
    ILLNESSES INCLUDE THE HOMELESS...THE ELDERLY...CHILDREN...
    THOSE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS...AND PETS. HEAT EXHAUSTION AND
    HEAT STROKE CAN RESULT FROM PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THESE
    CONDITIONS. FRIENDS... RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS SHOULD CHECK
    ON PEOPLE WHO MAY BE AT RISK.