Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Alerts in Effect
Excessive Heat WarningIssued at 13:16 Friday 29 May 2020
* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions for late May with record to
near record high temperatures expected. High temperatures will
range between 105 to 110 degrees for Las Vegas, Pahrump,
Barstow and Morongo Basin. 110 to 115 for Overton, Lake Mead
National Recreation Area, Bullhead City, Needles and Lake
Havasu City. 100 to 105 around Kingman and 115 to 120 for
Death Valley National Park.
* WHERE...Portions of northwest Arizona, southeast California
and southern Nevada.
* WHEN...Until 8 PM PDT /8 PM MST/ this evening.
* IMPACTS...Extreme heat will significantly increase the
potential for heat related illnesses, particularly for those
working or participating in outdoor activities.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Children...the elderly and people with
chronic ailments are usually the first to suffer from the heat.
Heat exhaustion...cramps or in extreme cases...heat stroke can
result from prolonged exposure to these conditions.
Friends...relatives or neighbors should check on people who
may be at risk.