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  • Excessive Heat Watch for Northwest Deserts County, Arizona
  • Excessive Heat Watch issued June 17 at 4:43AM MST until June 22 at 11:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 4:43 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, June 22, 2015 at 11 p.m.
  • ...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER THE REGION WILL BRING VERY HOT
    TEMPERATURES TO PORTIONS OF THE SOUTHERN GREAT BASIN AND MOJAVE
    DESERT THROUGH THE WEEKEND...
    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM THURSDAY MORNING
    THROUGH MONDAY EVENING BELOW 4000 FEET...
    AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH BELOW 4000 FEET REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM
    THURSDAY MORNING THROUGH MONDAY EVENING FOR PORTIONS OF THE
    SOUTHERN GREAT BASIN AND MOJAVE DESERT.
    * TIMING: VERY HOT TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY THROUGH
    THE WEEKEND AND POSSIBLY INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. THE HOTTEST
    DAYS ARE EXPECTED TO BE OVER THE WEEKEND.
    * GREATEST IMPACTS: CHILDREN...PETS...THE ELDERLY...THE
    HOMELESS...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.