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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
426 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

NJZ006-104>108-NYZ072>074-176-177-220900-
Hudson-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-
Eastern Union-New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Northern Queens-Northern Nassau-
426 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

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

.DAY ONE...Today 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, severe thunderstorm development is possible today,
especially this afternoon and evening. The primary threat is damaging
winds.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

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

   Heat Advisory.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

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

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
358 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

NJZ006-104>108-212200-
/O.NEW.KOKX.HT.Y.0005.190821T1000Z-190823T0000Z/
Hudson-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-
Eastern Union-
358 AM EDT Wed Aug 21 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Heat Advisory,
which is in effect until 8 PM EDT Thursday.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Around 95.

* TIMING...Today and Thursday.

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

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.

&&

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