Southern Wasatch Front Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:13 AM MDT Jul. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until midnight MDT tonight...

* affected area... the Great Salt Lake Desert including Wendover
and Dugway. The Wasatch front including Brigham City, Ogden,
Salt Lake City, Provo, and Nephi.

* Impacts... heat-related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and
heat stroke will be possible for people working or recreating
outdoors, those who do not have air conditioning, and other
heat-sensitive groups.

* Temperatures... 95 to 103.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. 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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