Weather Alerts for Los Angeles

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Watch  EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH   Excessive Heat Watch
LOS ANGELES

Areas Affected:
Antelope Valley - Cuyama Valley - Los Angeles County Coast including Downtown Los Angeles - Los Angeles County Mountains excluding the Santa Monica Range - Los Angeles County San Fernando Valley - Los Angeles County San Gabriel Valley - San Luis Obispo County Interior Valleys - San Luis Obispo County Mountains - Santa Barbara County Mountains - Santa Clarita Valley - Santa Monica Mountains Recreational Area - Santa Ynez Valley - Ventura County Coastal Valleys - Ventura County Interior Valleys - Ventura County Mountains
Effective: Fri, 8/14 11:00am Updated: Tue, 8/11 8:01pm Urgency: Future
Expires: Mon, 8/17 10:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH
MONDAY EVENING...
* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with high temperatures between
95 and 108. The hottest locations will be in the far interior
sections and the Los Angeles County valleys.
* WHERE...All but coastal Ventura, Santa Barbra, and San Luis
Obispo Counties.
* WHEN...From Friday morning through Monday evening.
* IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the
potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those
working or participating in outdoor activities.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Overnight low temperatures will be very
warm with temperatures only cooling into the 70s and even lower
80s, warmest in foothill locations.
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Information:
Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates on this
situation. Be prepared to drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-
conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives
and neighbors. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time
outside.
Young children and pets should never be left unattended in
vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during
warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal
temperatures in a matter of minutes.