Surprise, AZ

5:14 PM MST on August 18, 2019 (GMT -0700)
kingswood park | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Excessive Heat Warning

Elev 1240 ft 33.65 °N, 112.38 °W | Updated 14 seconds ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
103.8 °F
Feels Like 101 °F
N
2.7
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 4.2 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 20000 ft
Heat Index 101 °F
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 17%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:12 PM
Waning Gibbous, 89% visible
METAR KLUF 182358Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM FEW200 41/03 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP061 60000 T04050029 10405 20364 57020 $
Pressure 29.71 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 20000 ft
Heat Index 101 °F
Dew Point 50 °F
Humidity 17%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:53 AM 7:12 PM
Waning Gibbous, 89% visible
METAR KLUF 182358Z AUTO 17008KT 10SM FEW200 41/03 A2976 RMK AO2 SLP061 60000 T04050029 10405 20364 57020 $

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Excessive Heat Warning
Issued: 1:15 PM MDT Aug. 18, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat warning remains in effect from 11 am Tuesday to
8 PM MST Wednesday...

* where... portions of south central Arizona.

* Impacts... increase in heat related illnesses, including heat
cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke. Heat stroke can lead
to death.

* Threat... very high heatrisk. Afternoon temperatures 107 to
116. Overnight lows in the mid 80s.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat warning means that a period of very hot
temperatures, even by local standards, will occur. Actions should
be taken to lessen the impact of the extreme heat.

Stay indoors and seek air-conditioned buildings. Drink water,
more than usual, and avoid dehydrating alcoholic, sugary, or
caffeinated drinks. Dress for the heat - lightweight and light-
colored clothing. Eat small meals and eat more often. Monitor
those with a higher vulnerability to heat, including small
children. Check in on family, friends, and neighbors, especially
the elderly. If engaging in outdoor activity, take longer and
more frequent breaks and avoid the hottest parts of the day.
Never leave kids or pets unattended in cars.

Public cooling shelters are available in some areas. Consult
County officials for more details.

Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat-related illness. Early
signs include thirst and muscle cramps. Heat exhaustion may
include: cool, moist, pale skin; headache; dizziness; weakness or
exhaustion; nausea. The most serious illness is heat stroke,
which may include: vomiting; confusion; throbbing headache;
decreased alertness or loss of consciousness; high body
temperature (above 105f); hot, dry skin; rapid, weak pulse;
rapid, shallow breathing; seizures.

Heat stroke can be deadly. Treat as an emergency and call 9 1 1.

Continue to monitor NWS forecasts, broadcast outlets, and local
government for updates.