A Heat Advisory has been issued for Western Magic Valley and Treasure Valley from 3 pm today (June 29, 2013) till 10 am Wednesday (July 3, 2012).

High temperatures can reach 103 or hotter and lower temperatures can reach 65 or warmer.

The National Weather Service in Boise has issued a Heat Advisory from 3 pm today (June 29, 2013) till 10 am Wednesday (July 3, 2012).

  • Temperatures: Highs 103 or hotter.  Lows 65 or warmer.
  • Impacts: Increased risk of heat related problems for sensitive groups.

Precautionary/preparedness actions

A Heat Advisory means that if you work or spend extended time outside, you should reschedule strenuous activities to occur during early morning or evenings.  Drink plenty of water, wear sunscreen and light loose fitting clothing.  Know the signs of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. 

Anyone overcome by heat should move into a shaded or cooled location, preferably were there is air conditioning. If heat stroke occurs, call 911, it is an emergency.

More Information

Near record or record highs are expected to occur throughout the Western Snake Plain, where triple digit high temperatures are anticipated.  Plan accordingly.