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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service New York NY
322 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

NJZ006-104>108-NYZ072>075-176>179-230900-
Hudson-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-
Eastern Union-New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Northern Queens-Northern Nassau-Southern Queens-
Southern Nassau-
322 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

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.

The Storm Prediction Center has placed the area in a Marginal Risk
for severe weather this afternoon and evening. The primary threat is
damaging winds in the strongest storms.

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

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation may be needed.

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service New York NY
317 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

NJZ006-104>108-230000-
/O.CON.KOKX.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-190823T0000Z/
Hudson-Eastern Bergen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-
Eastern Union-
317 AM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Around 95.

* TIMING...Today.

* 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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