Weather Alerts for Maricopa Area

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Warning  EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING   Excessive Heat Warning
MARICOPA AREA

Areas Affected:
South Central Pinal County including Eloy, Picacho Peak State Park - Southeast Pinal County including Kearny, Mammoth, Oracle - Tohono O'odham Nation including Sells - Tucson Metro Area including Tucson, Green Valley, Marana, Vail - Upper Gila River and Aravaipa Valleys including Clifton, Safford - Upper San Pedro River Valley including Sierra Vista, Benson - Upper Santa Cruz River and Altar Valleys including Nogales - Western Pima County Including Ajo, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
Effective: Sun, 6/25 1:00pm Updated: Sun, 6/25 1:42pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 6/25 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS
EVENING...
* IMPACTS...The very hot temperatures will significantly
increase the potential for heat related illness for those
working or exercising outdoors during the daytime, or for
those without access to adequate air conditioning.
* TEMPERATURES...Highs 106 to 113 degrees.
* For a detailed view of the hazard area...visit
weather.gov/Tucson and click on the Detailed Hazards Icon

Information:
An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of
extremely hot temperatures will occur. 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 light
weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty
of water.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends
these additional steps to reduce risk during outdoor work...
schedule 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 911.

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
MARICOPA AREA

Areas Affected:
Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains including Mount Lemmon, Summerhaven
Effective: Sun, 6/25 1:00pm Updated: Sun, 6/25 1:42pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 6/25 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST THIS EVENING...
* IMPACTS...Unusually hot temperatures could result in heat
related illness for hikers and those who are exposed to the
heat for prolonged periods of time, even at elevations as high
as 7000 feet.
* TEMPERATURES...Highs in the 90s.
* For a detailed view of the hazard area...visit
weather.gov/Tucson and click on the Detailed Hazards Icon

Information:
A Heat Advisory means that a period of unusually hot temperatures
is expected. 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 light weight and loose fitting
clothing when possible and drink plenty of water.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends
these additional steps to reduce risk during outdoor work...
schedule 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 911.