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WWUS75 KLKN 172044  
NPWLKN  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV  
144 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
 
NVZ030-036>038-040-181445-  
/O.NEW.KLKN.HT.Y.0002.180718T1800Z-180719T0600Z/  
HUMBOLDT COUNTY-NORTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND NORTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHERN LANDER COUNTY AND SOUTHERN EUREKA COUNTY-  
SOUTHWESTERN ELKO COUNTY-NORTHWESTERN NYE COUNTY-  
144 PM PDT TUE JUL 17 2018  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ELKO HAS ISSUED A HEAT ADVISORY...  
WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM TO 11 PM PDT WEDNESDAY.  
 
* TEMPERATURE...UPPER 90S TO LOW 100S IN VALLEY LOCATIONS  
WEDNESDAY, WITH OVERNIGHT LOWS IN THE MIDDLE 60S TO NEAR 70. .  
 
* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HOT AFTERNOON AND WARM NIGHTTIME  
TEMPERATURES WILL INCREASE THE RISK OF HEAT RELATED ILLNESS  
ACROSS PORTIONS OF CENTRAL AND NORTHERN NEVADA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
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 LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN  
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.  
 
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 911.  
 

 
 

 
 
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