Heat Advisory has been issued
The National Weather Service issued a Heat Advisory for San Diego County mountains and valleys effective until 9 p.m. Sunday evening, Aug. 29. Hot conditions with high temperatures of up to 103 degrees may be reached.
- Extreme heat increases the risk for heat-related illnesses and can affect those working or participating in outdoor activities.
- Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room if one is available, stay out of the sun and check up on relatives and neighbors by telephone, video call or in-person, while also following social distancing recommendations to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
- Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles at any 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 emergencies like heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Visit: www.sandiegocounty.gov/hhsa/programs/phs/extreme_heat.