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Heat Advisory Issued by National Weather Service for June 3, 2020

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area from 10 am  to 9 pm June 3, 2020.

Please be advised of the following:

  • Heat related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and heat stroke can occur due to prolonged exposure to hot temperatures.
  • People most vulnerable include those who are spending a significant amount of time outdoors, those without air conditioning, young children, the elderly, and those with chronic ailments.

Stay safe:

  • Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.
  • Young children, disabled or elderly adults, and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.
  •  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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible.
  • 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 9 1 1.

Learn more.