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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
246 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

CTZ009-NJZ103-NYZ069>071-211900-
Southern Fairfield-Western Bergen-Rockland-Northern Westchester-
Southern Westchester-
246 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southern Connecticut,
northeast New Jersey and southeast New York.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Heat Advisory.

In addition, a complex of showers and thunderstorms is expected to
pass across the Tri-State area this evening. Some thunderstorms
could produce gusty winds in excess of 50 mph and hail as well as
downpours that could result in ponding of water or poor drainage
flooding, especially in urbanized areas.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to Standard Operating Procedures.

&&

This Hazardous Weather Outlook provides a summary of potential
widespread hazardous weather events that may reach NWS warning
criteria. Most long fused NWS watches...warnings and advisories in
effect are highlighted.

Please refer to the latest NWS forecasts for weather not meeting NWS
warning criteria.

$$

Stachelski




Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
243 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HOT AND HUMID WEATHER CONTINUES TODAY...

CTZ009-NJZ103-NYZ069>071-202200-
/O.CON.KOKX.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-170720T2200Z/
Southern Fairfield-Western Bergen-Rockland-Northern Westchester-
Southern Westchester-
243 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* Heat Index Values...In the mid 90s due to temperatures around
  90, and dewpoints in the upper 60s.

* Timing...Into the early evening. The highest heat index values
  will occur mainly during the afternoon.

* Impacts...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
  outdoor exertion or extended exposure. Extreme heat can cause
  illness and death among the at-risk population who can not
  stay cool.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and
humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees
for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any
length of time.

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! In cases of heat stroke call 9 1 1.

&&

$$

Stachelski




Air Quality Alert

NJZ002-004-006-103>108-210300-
Western Passaic-Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen-
Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-
337 AM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM THIS MORNING TO 11 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has issued an
Air Quality Action Day for the following counties...

Bergen...Essex...Passaic...Union...Hudson.

in effect from 11 AM this morning to 11 PM EDT this evening.

An Air Quality Action Day means that Ground Level Ozone within the
region may approach or exceed unhealthy standards.

For additional information...please visit the New Jersey Department
of Environmental Protection Web site at...
http://www.njaqinow.net

$$




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