Severe Weather Alerts - Benton City, WA

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect until Friday, 8:00 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM PDT FRIDAY...

* HIGH TEMPERATURES...97 TO 103 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AND
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...THEN TO 100 TO 106 DEGREES THURSDAY AND
FRIDAY AFTERNOONS.

* TIMING...HOTTEST TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR BETWEEN 2 PM AND 6 PM
EACH DAY. OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL RUN IN THE 60S TO AROUND 70...
WITH THE COOLEST MORNING BEING THURSDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE POTENTIAL EXISTS FOR HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE DUE TO THE HOT TEMPERATURES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES IS
EXPECTED. HOT TEMPERATURES WILL CREATE A SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT
ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-
CONDITIONED ROOM IF POSSIBLE...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK UP
ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

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