An excessive heat warning has been issued for portions of southwest Arizona starting today from 11 AM to 8 PM Friday.
The dangerous heat impacting the Arizona desert will consist of temperatures climbing to a high of 113 degrees today in the Valley topping out tomorrow around to 115 degrees.
Recognize the signs and symptoms of heat-related illness:
-Early signs include thirst and muscle cramps.
-Heat exhaustion may include: cool, moist, pale skin; headache; dizziness; weakness or exhaustion; nausea.
-Heat stroke includes: vomiting; confusion; throbbing headache; decreased alertness or loss of consciousness; high body temperature (above 105F); hot, dry skin; rapid, weak pulse; rapid, shallow breathing; seizures. Heat stroke can be deadly. Treat as an emergency and call 9 1 1.