During the summer, California often experiences high temperatures. However, when these temperatures remain exceptionally high for two consecutive days, both during the day and at night, it becomes an extreme heat event and can be extremely dangerous.
Who are at risk?
Seek medical care immediately if you or someone else is experiencing symptoms of heat-related illness
Heat-Related Safety Tips
Heat related illness are preventable! Be able to identify the signs and symptoms for heat-related illnesses.
Heat Communication Tools
Kings County Department of Public Health has developed Heat-Related social media materials to educate the public of educate and empower the public about the importance of heat safety. With extreme heat events become more frequent and intense, it is crucial to equip our community with the knowledge and resources to stay safe and protect their well-being. All Kings County partners are encouraged to share utilize the materials develop to continue to educate and reach residents in the County. All the graphics are available in both English and Spanish.