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  • Special Weather Statement for Coast Range of Northwest Oregon County, Oregon
  • Special Weather Statement issued July 12 at 3:32PM PDT by NWS
  • Effective: Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 3:32 p.m.
  • Expires: Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 7 a.m.
  • ...HOT TEMPERATURES TO RETURN AFTER A BRIEF BREAK SUNDAY AND
    MONDAY...
    CLOUD COVER...PRECIPITATION...AND MARINE AIR WILL HELP KEEP
    TEMPERATURES FROM BECOMING OVERLY HOT SUNDAY AND MONDAY. HOT
    TEMPERATURES WILL RETURN TUESDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS BACK OVER
    THE REGION. TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 80S TO UPPER 90S COMBINED
    WITH UNUSUALLY HIGH DEW POINTS WILL RESULT IN ANOTHER PERIOD OF
    UNCOMFORTABLY HIGH DAYTIME HEAT INDEX VALUES.
    ADDITIONALLY...OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES WILL PROVIDE LITTLE RELIEF
    AS THEY REMAIN IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S.
    MAINTAINING PROPER HYDRATION WILL BE VERY IMPORTANT FOR ACTIVITIES
    PLANNED NEXT WEEK. AVOID EXTRA EXERTION DURING THE AFTERNOON AND
    EARLY EVENING HOURS. DO NOT LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS UNATTENDED IN
    CARS. MANY FATALITIES THAT HAVE OCCURRED OVER THE YEARS DURING HOT
    SPELL EPISODES TAKE PLACE ON AREA RIVERS. TAKE EXTRA CARE WHEN
    RECREATING ON THE RIVERS.