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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 3:13 PM EDT on July 20, 2017

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on July 20, 2017


... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening...

* heat index values... from 100 to 104 in southeast Pennsylvania
and central New Jersey and 101 to 106 in Delaware, the Eastern
Shore of Maryland, and southern New Jersey.

* Timing... this afternoon into early this evening. For Friday,
heat index values will be in the upper 90s to 104 degrees. These
values fall just under heat advisory criteria.

* Impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

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.

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.




Air Quality Alert

Statement as of 3:45 PM EDT on July 19, 2017


... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 20...

The Delaware valley regional planning commission has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for the Philadelphia
Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



345 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 20...

The Delaware valley regional planning commission has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for the Philadelphia
Metro area.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



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

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