Excessive heat warning issued for 8 Arizona Counties

The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for Graham, Greenlee and Pima Counties from 8/14/19 from 10 AM to 8/15/19 8 PM.

Daytime highs are expected to be in the 104 to 118 F degree 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.