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California, Shasta Lake Area / Northern Shasta County

Special Statement

Statement as of 1:05 PM PDT on July 28, 2016

Expires 7:15 PM EDT on July 29, 2016


... Widespread heat with increased fire weather concerns through
Friday...

.Impacts...
* moderate risk for heat-related illnesses for sensitive
    groups, locally high risk for most groups
* increased fire weather concerns for higher terrain

.Forecast confidence...
* high for multiple days of triple digit heat

.Timing and strength...
* widespread valley and foothills highs of 100 to 110 degrees
    through Friday
* near record heat today and Friday
* low humidity with poor overnight recovery over higher terrain

.Weather summary...
Strong high pressure will bring hot temperatures with valley and
foothills highs in the triple digits through Friday. The north end
of the Sacramento Valley will have temperatures around 110
degrees. It will remain hot on Saturday, but temperatures will start
to trend downward slightly and return to near normal by Sunday.
Humidity levels will be low with poor overnight recovery for
higher terrain, bringing increased fire weather concerns.


105 PM PDT Thu Jul 28 2016

... Widespread heat with increased fire weather concerns through
Friday...

.Impacts...
* moderate risk for heat-related illnesses for sensitive
    groups, locally high risk for most groups
* increased fire weather concerns for higher terrain

.Forecast confidence...
* high for multiple days of triple digit heat

.Timing and strength...
* widespread valley and foothills highs of 100 to 110 degrees
    through Friday
* near record heat today and Friday
* low humidity with poor overnight recovery over higher terrain

.Weather summary...
Strong high pressure will bring hot temperatures with valley and
foothills highs in the triple digits through Friday. The north end
of the Sacramento Valley will have temperatures around 110
degrees. It will remain hot on Saturday, but temperatures will start
to trend downward slightly and return to near normal by Sunday.
Humidity levels will be low with poor overnight recovery for
higher terrain, bringing increased fire weather concerns.



Record Report

Statement as of 6:12 PM PDT on July 27, 2016


... Record high temperature set at Modesto CA...

a record high temperature of 107 degrees was set at Modesto CA today.
This ties the old record of 107 set in 1933.



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