Heat Advisory for San Joaquin County - August 15 & 16
Widespread Moderate HeatRisk with areas of Major HeatRisk expected. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose-fitting clothing when possible. To reduce risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air-conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location.
Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.
San Joaquin County Emergency Alert Notification System
Residents can now sign up by providing their preferred contact information to receive notifications.
This system provides you with critical information for emergency situations such as severe weather,
unexpected road closures, and evacuations of neighborhoods and buildings.