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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.





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.


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

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