Weather Alerts for Pinal County AZ

Issued by the National Weather Service

Excessive Heat Warning  EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING   Excessive Heat Warning
PINAL COUNTY AZ

Areas Affected:
Eastern Cochise County Below 5000 Feet including Douglas, Willcox - 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: Thu, 6/22 3:26am Updated: Thu, 6/22 5:00am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 6/25 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST
SUNDAY...
* IMPACTS...The continued 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.
* AFFECTED AREAS...Pima County, the Upper Gila River Valley
including Safford, along with Santa Cruz, Cochise and Southeast
Pinal Counties.
* TEMPERATURES...Highs 106 to 118 degrees. Overnight lows will
not provide much relief.
* 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
PINAL COUNTY AZ

Areas Affected:
Chiricahua Mountains including Chiricahua National Monument - Dragoon, Mule, Huachuca and Santa Rita Mountains including Bisbee, Canelo Hills, Madera Canyon - Galiuro and Pinaleno Mountains including Mount Graham - Santa Catalina and Rincon Mountains including Mount Lemmon, Summerhaven - White Mountains of Graham and Greenlee Counties including Hannagan Meadow
Effective: Thu, 6/22 3:26am Updated: Thu, 6/22 5:00am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 6/25 7:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM MST SUNDAY...
* 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 higher elevations
as high as 7000 feet.
* AFFECTED AREAS...Higher elevation mountain ranges surrounding
Tucson and points east, including Mt. Lemmon, Summerhaven,
Madera Canyon, Chiricahua National Monument and Bisbee.
* TEMPERATURES...Afternoon highs in the mid to upper 90s as high
as 7000 feet.
* 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.