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.
- 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.