The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Riverside County beginning at 11:00 a.m. Thursday July 21st through 8:00 p.m. Friday, July 22nd.
High temperatures in the Coachella Valley will be 113 to 116 degrees, with overnight lows only dipping down into the upper 80s to low 90s.
Saturday July 23rd will be a couple of degrees cooler, but still hot, with highs 110 to 112 degrees.
Sunday, with some cloud cover moving in, temps will dip to 105-108 but humidity levels will rise.
- Drink plenty of fluids
- Remain in an air-conditioned room
- Stay out of the sun
- Check up on relatives and neighbors
- Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.
Background for a hot summer or heat wave, orange sky with with bright sun and thermometer reading above 100 degrees F.
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