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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:13 AM EDT on July 25, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon today to 8 PM EDT
this evening...

* heat index values... up to 104 across Metro northeastern New
Jersey... and peaking around 100 elsewhere. This will be due to
temperatures in the lower to mid 90s and dewpoints in the lower
to mid 70s.

* Timing... highest heat indices this afternoon.

* Impacts... the combination of the heat and humidity 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.

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 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.





Record Report

Statement as of 7:34 AM EDT on July 24, 2016


... Record high minimum temperature set at LaGuardia Airport
yesterday...

a record high minimum temperature of 82 degrees was set at
LaGuardia Airport NY yesterday. This breaks the old record of 81 set
in 1978.


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