Excessive Heat Warning extended to nine Arizona counties

July 15, 2019 - 8:29 am

National Weather Service has extended an Excessive Heat Warning for:

  • Coconino, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, Maricopa, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai, and Yuma from 7/15/19 at 10:00 AM to 7/16/19 at 8:00 PM.
  • Daytime highs are expected to be in the 108-115 degrees Fahrenheit range. Residents are advised to stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay informed.

Precautions to prevent heat exhaustion or heat stroke:

  • Stay in air-conditioned buildings.
  • Limit outdoor activity during the hottest part of the day (mid-day).
  • Check on at-risk friends, family, and neighbors at least twice a day.
  • Drink water before, during, and after working or exercising outside.

Check the UV Index.

Click here to learn more about today's heat risk map.

For additional information, please visit our Heat Safety Site which details ways to stay cool, stay hydrated, and stay informed.

The image shows a National Weather Service Heat Risk map for Arizona on July 15, 2019. The map shows orange, red, and magenta heat areas.