Jackson County

 Heat Advisory  Statement as of 3:07 PM PDT on July 4, 2015

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening...

A heat advisory remains in effect until 11 PM PDT this evening.

* Temperature: high temperatures 95 to 105 with overnight lows
65 to 70.

* Locations include: Grants Pass... Cave Junction... Medford...
Ashland... Etna... Fort Jones... Greenview... Yreka... Weed.

* Impacts: there is higher risk for heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Those who are elderly... sick... or Young are more
susceptible to heat related illnesses.

* View the hazard area in detail at

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

* drink plenty of water and seek shade.

* Use caution near area rivers... which are cold and can have
strong currents... and be sure to wear a life jacket.

* Take plenty of rest breaks.

* Do not leave pets or children in automobiles for any length
of time.


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