SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA-Excessive heat in San Diego breaks the record of triple-digit temperature in some parts of San Diego on Tuesday.
National Weather Service forecasters alerted about an excessive heat in the county. It should start on Monday from 10 a.m. and which suppose to end today at 8 p.m.
Triple-Digit Temperature Ranges All Over
According to the forecasters, the extreme heat will be everywhere, besides coastal areas.
Forecasters said in the Western valleys the expected temperature for today reaches 90s. In Ramona and Alpine, the temperature is going to be higher, reaching 100s.
Only the coastal areas will keep the temperature of low 80s.
In Borrego Spring the expected high temperature is around 111 degrees.
The heat should fall slightly on Wednesday thanks to the monsoonal moisture that will return to the region.
The weather service and law enforcement caution that people that work outside should avoid being in the midday sun. It is highly recommended to wear light, loose-fitting clothing and drink a lot of water to avoid dehydration.
The weather service also alerts about the health risks related to the heat and avoid leaving senior citizens and kids at home without air conditioning. There is also a big risk of leaving a child, senior or pet in a parked vehicle. Even with open windows, cars can be very dangerous in the heat.
Well, we can’t fight the heat, but what we can do is to follow the instructions from Weather service for our own safety and health.
These kinds of temperatures rarely happen in Indianapolis, but it’s possible. With climate change, too, these kinds of things will only become more common over time. This is a good reminder to prepare more seriously for a hotter future. After all, extreme heat may seem just like an annoyance, but it can kill people, so be prepared!