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New Jersey, Eastern Essex

Heat Advisory

Statement as of 6:17 PM EDT on July 24, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2016


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday...

* heat index values... around 100 due to temperatures near 90...
and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* Timing... highest heat indices Monday 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.

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.





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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
California - Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Colorado - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Coastal Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Flash Flood Watch
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Heat Advisory
Massachusetts - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Minnesota - Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Nebraska - Areal Flood Advisory
New Jersey - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
New Mexico - Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
New York - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory
Pennsylvania - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
South Carolina - Heat Advisory
Tennessee - Special Statement , Record Report
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Vermont - Public Information Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Heat Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Areal Flood Advisory , Fire Weather Watch
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