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18 June 2017, 12:32 | Opal Carroll
Dangerous heat wave to scorch the Southwestern US
The heat index is a measure of "how hot it really feels" when relative humidity is taken into account with air temperature, according to the weather service.
A less severe heat advisory was issued Friday for the inland cities of Escondido, San Marcos, Poway, La Mesa, El Cajon and Santee.
Many desert locations, including Phoenix, could climb as high as 115 to 120 degrees Sunday through Wednesday, the weather service said.
A similar heat advisory in the mountain areas with elevations lower than 5,000 feet, which includes Julian and Pine Valley, will run from 11 a.m. Saturday to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Very hot temperatures can create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. Forecasters advised residents to reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening, drink plenty of water, wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing and be aware of the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
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Temperatures are expected to climb in the upper 90s in central and south central Oklahoma and temperatures could reach as high as 106 degrees in western and north central parts of the state. In Southern California, the hottest temperatures will be in the deserts with highs over 110 degrees.
Nighttime temperatures are expected to be around 60 degrees.
"If you have an elderly or infirm neighbor without air conditioning, make sure that they get to a cooling center or other air conditioned space between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m.", he said.
High temperatures in Solano County are expected to increase west to east as the influence of the San Francisco Bay's weather pattern gives way to the Sacramento Valley's influence.
To start off the weekend, the weather service posted a tweet to remind us why we should be thankful for having a desk job come Monday. In California, the heat will only ease just short of the coast.
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