Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
713 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS CONTINUE...

NJZ004-103>105-107-230015-
/O.EXP.KOKX.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160722T2300Z/
EASTERN PASSAIC-WESTERN BERGEN-EASTERN BERGEN-WESTERN ESSEX-
WESTERN UNION-
713 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

HEAT INDICES ARE BELOW 100 AND TEMPERATURES WILL FURTHER COOL INTO
THIS EVENING. THEREFORE THE HEAT ADVISORY HAS BEEN ALLOWED TO
EXPIRE.

$$

NYZ072>075-176-178-230715-
/O.CON.KOKX.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160723T2300Z/
NEW YORK (MANHATTAN)-BRONX-RICHMOND (STATEN ISLAND)-
KINGS (BROOKLYN)-NORTHERN QUEENS-SOUTHERN QUEENS-
713 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...IN THE UPPER 90S DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE
  MID TO UPPER 90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES EARLY THIS EVENING AS WELL AS MID
  TO LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR
  HEAT RELATED HEALTH ISSUES...ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY...
  THOSE WITH CHRONIC HEALTH PROBLEMS SUCH AS LUNG AND HEART
  DISEASE... THOSE WORKING OUTDOORS...AND OTHER HEAT SENSITIVE
  GROUPS OF PEOPLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY IS ISSUED FOR NEW YORK CITY WHEN THE COMBINATION
OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS AT
LEAST 95 DEGREES FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE DAYS...OR 100 DEGREES FOR
ANY LENGTH OF TIME.

SENIORS AND THOSE WITH CHRONIC HEALTH PROBLEMS OR MENTAL HEALTH
CONDITIONS ARE AT AN INCREASED RISK. HOMES WITHOUT AIR
CONDITIONING CAN BE MUCH HOTTER THAN OUTDOOR TEMPERATURES.

USE AIR CONDITIONING TO STAY COOL AT HOME OR GO TO A PLACE THAT
HAS AIR CONDITIONING. CHECK ON VULNERABLE FRIENDS...FAMILY
MEMBERS AND NEIGHBORS. TO FIND A NYC COOLING CENTER CALL 3-1-1 OR
VISIT NYC.GOV/OEM

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS.

&&

$$

NJZ006-106-108-230715-
/O.CON.KOKX.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-160723T2300Z/
HUDSON-EASTERN ESSEX-EASTERN UNION-
713 PM EDT FRI JUL 22 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT SATURDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...NEAR 100 DUE TO TEMPERATURES NEAR 100...AND
  DEWPOINTS IN THE UPPER 50S TO LOWER 60S.

* TIMING...HIGHEST HEAT INDICES SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY
  SATURDAY EVENING.

* IMPACTS...HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL INCREASE THE RISK FOR
  HEAT RELATED HEALTH ISSUES...ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY...
  THOSE WITH CHRONIC HEALTH PROBLEMS SUCH AS LUNG AND HEART
  DISEASE... THOSE WORKING OUTDOORS...AND OTHER HEAT SENSITIVE
  GROUPS OF PEOPLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN THE COMBINATION OF HEAT AND
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 100 TO
104 DEGREES FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE HOURS.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED TO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$



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