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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 3:03 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


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

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

This record will be updated later today if the temperature increases
this afternoon.



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

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