EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING Issue Date:
343 PM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019 Expiration:
0400 GMT 19 2019
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT FROM NOON FRIDAY TO 8 PM EDT
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued an Excessive
Heat Warning, which is in effect from noon Friday to 8 PM EDT
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Around 105 on Friday and around 110
Saturday and Sunday.
* TIMING...12 pm Friday through 10 pm Saturday.
* IMPACTS...Extreme heat can cause illness and death among at-
risk population who cannot stay cool. The excessive heat may
quickly cause heat stress or heat stroke.
An Excessive Heat Warning is issued when the combination of heat
and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 105 degrees
or greater. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time
outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early
morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat
exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting
clothing when possible, and drink plenty of water.
Seniors and those with chronic health problems or mental health
conditions are at increased risk. Homes without air conditioning
can be much hotter than outdoors.
Use air conditioning to stay cool at home or go to a place that
has air conditioning. Check on vulnerable friends, family members
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.
350 AM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019 Expiration:
1000 GMT 19 2019
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for northeastern New Jersey and
southeastern New York.
.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.
Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.
.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday.
Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.
Excessive Heat Watch.
.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...
Spotter activation is not expected at this time.
Westfield, NJ Weather Warnings, Advisories and Alerts are issued by the National Weather Service.
You may want to see if there are any Special Weather Statements