(Ventura County, Ca) The National Weather Service has announced an excessive heat warning that began Monday at 10:00am to Thursday, July 26.
Daytime high temperatures will range from 85-92 degrees at the immediate coast to 92-100 degrees inland. The hottest days are expected to be Tuesday and Wednesday.
Check in on family members and those living alone that may be more vulnerable to weather conditions.
Overnight low temperatures will offer little reprieve from the heat, ranging from 66-76 degrees.
Increased potential for serious heat-related illnesses, especially for the young and elderly, those performing outdoor activities, as well as those without access to air conditioning. Increased potential for power outages.
Precautions & Preparedness Actions
Never, ever, leave people or pets in enclosed vehicles, even for a short period of time.
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.