Severe Weather Alerts - Cornelius, OR

  • Special Weather Statement

    Special Weather Statement in effect until Friday, 1:30 PM PDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...EXTENDED PERIOD OF HOT WEATHER THIS WEEKEND THROUGH THE MIDDLEOF NEXT WEEK...

A PROLONGED HEAT WAVE WILL DEVELOP OVER SOUTHWEST WASHINGTON ANDNORTHWEST OREGON SATURDAY AND PERSIST THROUGH AT LEAST THE MIDDLEOF NEXT WEEK. HIGH TEMPERATURES MONDAY AND TUESDAY MAY REACH ORSLIGHTLY EXCEED 100 DEGREES IN MANY AREAS. SUNDAY WILL NOT BE ASHOT AS SATURDAY OR EARLY NEXT WEEK DUE TO EXTENSIVE CLOUD COVERAND POTENTIAL SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY.

IN ADDITION TO THE HOT TEMPERATURES EARLY NEXT WEEK...IT WILLBECOME MORE HUMID RESULTING IN VERY MILD NIGHTS. LOW TEMPERATURESSUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THEUPPER 50S TO NEAR 70.

MAINTAINING PROPER HYDRATION WILL BE VERY IMPORTANT OVER THE NEXTFEW DAYS. AVOID EXTRA EXERTION DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EARLYEVENING HOURS. DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN CARS.MANY FATALITIES THAT HAVE OCCURRED OVER THE YEARS DURING HOT SPELLEPISODES TAKE PLACE ON AREA RIVERS. TAKE EXTRA CARE WHENRECREATING ON THE RIVERS.

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