Watches, Warnings & Advisories



One product issued by NWS for: Shelburne Falls MA

Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1108 AM EDT Sun Jul 14 2024

MAZ002-004-008-009-020-021-RIZ006-007-150415-
/O.CON.KBOX.EH.A.0002.240716T1200Z-240717T0000Z/
Western Franklin MA-Northern Worcester MA-Western Hampshire MA-
Western Hampden MA-Southern Bristol MA-Southern Plymouth MA-
Washington RI-Newport RI-
Including the cities of Charlemont, Westerly, Newport, Fall
River, Barre, Mattapoisett, New Bedford, Narragansett, Fitchburg,
Chesterfield, and Blandford
1108 AM EDT Sun Jul 14 2024

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

* WHAT...Dangerously hot conditions with heat index values up to 101
  possible.

* WHERE...In Massachusetts, Northern Worcester, Southern Bristol,
  Southern Plymouth, Western Franklin, Western Hampden, and Western
  Hampshire Counties. In Rhode Island, Newport and Washington
  Counties.

* WHEN...From Tuesday morning through Tuesday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses increase significantly during
  extreme heat and high humidity events.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of
the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.

Do not leave young children and pets in unattended vehicles. Car
interiors will reach lethal temperatures in a matter of minutes.

Monitor the latest forecasts and warnings for updates.

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