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Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:22 PM MDT Jul. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 9 PM MDT this evening...
... Heat advisory in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Albuquerque has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from noon to 8 PM MDT Saturday.

* Location... Chaves, De Baca, Quay, Curry and Roosevelt counties.

* Timing... this afternoon through mid evening and then again
Saturday afternoon and early evening.

* Temperatures... highs today will reach 107 in Roswell, 105 in
Fort Sumner and 108 in Tucumcari. Highs Saturday will be
similar.

* Local impacts... hazardous heat will pose an elevated risk of
heat exhaustion and heat stroke, especially for the very Young
and the elderly. Pets and livestock will also be impacted.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.






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