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  • Excessive Heat Watch for Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains including Mount Lemmon, Summerhaven County, Arizona
  • Excessive Heat Watch issued August 13 at 3:00PM MST until August 16 at 8:00PM MST by NWS
  • Effective: Thursday, August 13, 2015 at 3 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, August 16, 2015 at 8 p.m.
  • ...VERY HOT MID AUGUST TEMPERATURES THIS WEEKEND...
    ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FOR BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
    AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TUCSON HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE
    HEAT WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FOR BOTH SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
    AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
    * AFFECTED AREAS...SOUTH-CENTRAL PINAL COUNTY AND MOST OF PIMA
    COUNTY...INCLUDING THE TUCSON METRO
    AREA...ELOY...PICACHO...SELLS...AJO AND ORGAN PIPE CACTUS
    NATIONAL MONUMENT.
    * TEMPERATURES...108 TO 113 DEGREES EACH DAY WEST AND NORTHWEST
    OF TUCSON. 107 TO 111 DEGREES IN THE TUCSON METRO AREA.
    * IMPACTS...THESE HOT HIGH TEMPERATURES CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED
    ISSUES...INCLUDING DEATH.