NY WFO NEW YORK CITY Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO NEW YORK CITY Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Monday, August 8, 2022

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HEAT ADVISORY

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service New York NY

327 PM EDT Sat Aug 6 2022

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT MONDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values up to 97.

* WHERE...Southeast Suffolk and Northeast Suffolk Counties.

* WHEN...Until 8 PM EDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat

illnesses to occur.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and

humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees

for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any

length of time.

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! In cases of heat stroke call 9 1 1.

* WHAT...Heat index values in the upper 90s Sunday, and up to

102 on Monday.

* WHERE...New York (Manhattan), Bronx, Southern Queens, Richmond

(Staten Island), Kings (Brooklyn) and Northern Queens Counties.

New York City residents should call 3 1 1 to identify cooling

center locations and obtain 'Beat the Heat' safety tips.

* WHAT...Heat index values 95 to 100 Sunday, and up to 102 on

Monday.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast New Jersey, southern Connecticut

and southeast New York.

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