Carquinez Strait and Delta Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Excessive Heat Watch
Issued: 11:51 AM PDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Excessive heat watch in effect from Friday afternoon through
Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued an
excessive heat watch, which is in effect from Friday afternoon
through Sunday evening.

* Temperature... 100 to 108 degrees.

* Impacts... heat-related illnesses (including heat exhaustion and
heat stroke) are possible to humans, pets, and livestock with
long outdoor exposure.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

An excessive heat watch means that a prolonged period of hot
temperatures is expected and will create a dangerous situation in
which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay
in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on
relatives and neighbors.


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Fire Weather Watch
Issued: 11:51 AM PDT Jun. 20, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Fire Weather Watch in effect from Saturday morning through
Sunday morning for fire weather zones 213, 215, 216, 217, 218,
219, 220, 263, 264, 266, 267, and 279...

The National Weather Service in Sacramento has issued a Fire
Weather Watch, which is in effect from Saturday morning through
Sunday morning.

* Affected areas... the valley and foothills.

* Wind... north winds 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Humidity... afternoon minimum humidities falling between 10 and 20
percent.

* Impacts... any fires that develop will likely spread rapidly.
Outdoor burning is not recommended.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Fire Weather Watch means that critical fire weather conditions
are forecast to occur. Listen for later forecasts and possible
red flag warnings.


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