400 AM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019 Expiration:
0800 GMT 19 2019
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central Delaware, southern
Delaware, northeast Maryland, central New Jersey, northern New
Jersey, northwest New Jersey, southern New Jersey, east central
Pennsylvania, northeast Pennsylvania and southeast Pennsylvania.
.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.
Afternoon and evening showers and thunderstorms may bring locally
heavy rain which could result in flooding of small streams and
creeks, and areas of poor drainage.
.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...
Weather spotters are encouraged to report significant weather
conditions according to standard operating procedures.
304 AM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019 Expiration:
2100 GMT 18 2019
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM FRIDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...101 to 106 on Friday afternoon, 107 to 112
on Saturday afternoon, and 105 to 110 on Sunday afternoon.
* TEMPERATURES...Maximum readings in the middle and upper 90s on
Friday afternoon, Saturday afternoon, and Sunday afternoon.
Overnight lows will range mainly from the middle 70s to the
* TIMING...The most dangerous of the heat and humidity will occur
from mid afternoon into the early evening each day.
* IMPACTS...The excessive heat and humidity may cause heat stress
or heat stroke. The most susceptible individuals are the
elderly and those with pre-existing health issues.
Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When
possible, reschedule strenuous activities to the early morning or
the late evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion
and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing.
Drink plenty of water.
To reduce your risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety
and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest
breaks in a shaded or air conditioned environment. Anyone overcome
by heat should be moved to a cool shaded location. Heat stroke is
an emergency, call 9 1 1.
An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of
dangerously hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot
temperatures and high humidity will create a DANGEROUS SITUATION.
Stay in an air-conditioned environment, stay out of the sun, and
check on elderly relatives and neighbors.
Young children and pets should never be left unattended in a
vehicle under any circumstance. This is especially true during hot
weather when a car`s interior can reach lethal temperatures in a
matter of minutes.
Woodbine, 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