PHOENIX — An excessive heat warning has been issued for the Phoenix area
as well as nearby communities including Casa Grande, Gila Bend and
The warning will be in effect from 10 a.m. Tuesday to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Temperatures are expected to surpass 110 degrees.
The National Weather Service said hot afternoon temperatures will be followed
by little relief at night.
People who spend time outdoors are advised to limit strenuous activities or
reschedule them to evening or early morning.
Other tips include taking breaks in shaded or air-conditioned places, drinking
lots of water and wearing loose clothing and a wide-brimmed hat.