Weather Alerts for Salt Lake and Toole Valleys

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
SALT LAKE AND TOOLE VALLEYS

Areas Affected:
Great Salt Lake Desert and Mountains - Northern Wasatch Front - Salt Lake and Tooele Valleys - Southern Wasatch Front
Effective: Mon, 7/22 3:38pm Updated: Mon, 7/22 6:02pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 7/24 12:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TUESDAY
NIGHT...
* AFFECTED AREA...The Great Salt Lake Desert including Wendover
and Dugway. The Wasatch Front including Brigham City, Ogden,
Salt lake City, Provo, and Nephi.
* IMPACTS...Heat-related illnesses such as heat exhaustion and
heat stroke will be possible for people working or recreating
outdoors, those who do not have air conditioning, and other
heat-sensitive groups
* TEMPERATURES...Up to 103 today, and 101 Tuesday. Overnight
temperatures tonight in the 70 to 75 range.

Information:
A Heat Advisory means that a period of 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.
To reduce risk during outdoor work the Occupational Safety and
Health Administration recommends scheduling 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.