This is just the high temperatures for Redding, California for example:
So, you can see why they are warning people because this is in Fahrenheit and if you are out somewhere exposed to the heat with no air conditioning you have to be careful so you don't wind up in a hospital or dead somewhere. Most people aren't adapted to this much heat yet either because it hasn't been this hot I think before this this year.
Though these temperatures are not usually as humid as eastern parts of the Country it is still something serious to think about for everyone in these areas during these days.
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Watches, Warnings & Advisories
Excessive Heat Warning
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Sacramento CA 340 PM PDT Fri Jun 16 2017 ...Hot temperatures this weekend and through early next week over interior northern California... .Very hot temperatures are expected over the weekend and into early next week. This extended heat event will increase heat related illnesses for those exposed to prolonged outdoor heat, especially the elderly, children, and other sensitive groups. The heat is expected to gradually subside later next week. CAZ015>019-172300- /O.CON.KSTO.EH.W.0001.170618T1900Z-170621T0300Z/ /O.CON.KSTO.HT.Y.0001.170617T1900Z-170618T1900Z/ Northern Sacramento Valley-Central Sacramento Valley- Southern Sacramento Valley-Carquinez Strait and Delta- Northern San Joaquin Valley- Including the cities of Redding, Red Bluff, Chico, Oroville, Marysville/Yuba City, Sacramento, Fairfield/Suisun, Stockton, and Modesto 340 PM PDT Fri Jun 16 2017 ...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SATURDAY TO NOON PDT SUNDAY... ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 8 PM PDT TUESDAY... * TEMPERATURE...Valley high temperatures 100 to 105 Saturday then 105 to 110 degrees over the weekend and through Tuesday. Overnight lows in the 60s and 70s over the weekend warming mostly into the 70s early next week. * IMPACTS...Long outdoor exposure will increase chances for heat related illness, especially for sensitive groups and people without access to AC. Heat stress to livestock with limited relief from heat overnight. Area waterways running very cold and fast, increasing risk for hypothermia and water rescues. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. Very hot temperatures can create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a DANGEROUS SITUATION in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the 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. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes. && Interact with us via social media www.facebook.com/nws.sacramento www.twitter.com/nwssacramento $$
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Hanford CA 222 PM PDT Fri Jun 16 2017 CAZ089>095-098-099-170530- /O.CON.KHNX.EH.W.0001.170618T1900Z-170621T0600Z/ West Central San Joaquin Valley-East Central San Joaquin Valley- Southwestern San Joaquin Valley-Southeastern San Joaquin Valley- Mariposa, Madera, and Fresno County Foothills- Tulare County Foothills-Kern County Mountains-Indian Wells Valley- Southeastern Kern County Desert- Including the cities of Los Banos, Coalinga, Mendota, Fresno, Hanford, Lemoore, Avenal, Corcoran, Bakersfield, Visalia, Oakhurst, Mariposa, Springville, Three Rivers, Tehachapi, Lake Isabella, Ridgecrest, Rosamond, California City, Edwards AFB, and Mojave 222 PM PDT Fri Jun 16 2017 ...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON SUNDAY TO 11 PM PDT TUESDAY... * TEMPERATURES...Daytime high temperatures between 105 and 112. * TIMING...Sunday through Tuesday. * IMPACTS...Prolonged exposure to these temperatures, especially after a period of unseasonably cool weather, will increase the risk of heat related illnesses. Children, the elderly, and people with chronic ailments are the most susceptible to heat related illness. Heat exhaustion, cramps, or in extreme cases, heat stroke can result from prolonged exposure to these conditions. Area waterways are running very cold and fast, increasing the risk for hypothermia, and water rescues. Pets, crops, and livestock may also require extra care through the hot weather. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... 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. An Excessive Heat Warning means that a prolonged period of dangerously hot temperatures will occur. Hot temperatures will create a DANGEROUS SITUATION in which heat illnesses are likely. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air- conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. This is especially true during warm or hot weather when car interiors can reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes. && $$