National Weather Service United States Department of Commerce

Heat and Monsoonal Conditions This Week

Dangerous heat will build across portions of the West through this week where new daily record highs are forecast. Monsoonal showers and thunderstorms may result in flash flooding and debris flows for portions of Southwest into the Four Corners and central Rockies through at least the midweek. Stationary frontal boundary across the South and Southeast will focus showers and thunderstorms. Read More >


What's Expected:

Heat index values up to 105!

Heat-related illnesses will be possible!

Heat stroke is an emergency, call 911!

What to Do:

  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Wear light-colored and loose-fitting clothing.
  • Take frequent breaks in air-conditioning or in the shade.
  • Stay out of the sun.  If you must be in the sun, wear sunscreen and a hat.
  • Check on relatives and neighbors, especially the elderly, sick and those without AC.
  • Never leave kids or pets in a parked car. 
    LOOK before you LOCK.
  • Reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. 

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