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Excessive Heat Watch

Statement as of 7:02 PM EDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 6:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2016


... Excessive heat watch remains in effect from Monday morning
through Monday afternoon...
... Heat advisory has expired...

* heat index values... up to 105 degrees Monday afternoon.

* Timing... highest heat indices Monday afternoon.

* Impacts... hot conditions 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...

An excessive heat watch means that the combination of heat and
humidity could create a dangerous situation in which heat
illnesses are possible. 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.

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 find a NYC cooling center call 3-1-1 or
visit NYC.Gov/oem

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 8:45 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


... Record high temperature set at Bridgeport CT today...

a record high temperature of 97 degrees was set at Bridgeport CT
today. This breaks the old record of 96 set in 2011.


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