WA WFO SEATTLE Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO SEATTLE Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Sunday, June 26, 2022

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HEAT ADVISORY

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Seattle WA

219 PM PDT Thu Jun 23 2022

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO 11 PM PDT

SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Hot conditions with high temperatures in the mid to upper

80s. Overnight low temperatures will likely only cool into the

low 60s for many locations Saturday night into Sunday morning.

This will pose a moderate risk of heat-related illness.

* WHERE...North Coast and Central Coast.

* WHEN...From noon Saturday to 11 PM PDT Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Hot conditions will increase the risk of heat-related

illnesses for those who are sensitive to heat, especially those

without effective cooling or adequate hydration.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...A significant increase in cold- and high-

water related incidents is possible. Recent rains and late

snowmelt has lead to high, fast and cold flows on area

waterways. Cold water shock can lead to life-threatening

hypothermia within minutes. Use extreme caution if recreating

near water, wear a life jacket, and supervise children closely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out

of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young

children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles

under any circumstances.

Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When

possible reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or

evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat

stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing when

possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational

Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent

rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone

overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location.

Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.

For sheltering information and other human services in your area,

dial 2 1 1 during business hours or visit wa211.org anytime.

MONDAY...

80s on Saturday, and low 90s on Sunday and Monday. Overnight low

temperatures will likely only cool into the low 60s for many

locations Saturday night and again Sunday night. This will pose

a moderate risk of heat-related illness.

* WHERE...Portions of northwest and west central Washington.

* WHEN...From noon Saturday to 11 PM PDT Monday.

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