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Harvey Cedars Police Department
Friday June 29th, 2018 :: 03:45 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Heat Advisory until 08:00PM Monday

...SEVERAL DAYS OF DANGEROUSLY HOT WEATHER BEGINNING SUNDAY INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK...WITH THE POTENTIAL FOR HEAT RELATED ILLNESSES ESPECIALLY FOR THE ELDERLY AND THOSE IN POOR HEALTH... ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM SUNDAY TO 8 PM EDT MONDAY... The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from 8 AM Sunday to 8 PM EDT Monday.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...100 to 105 degrees on Sunday and Monday due to temperatures in the middle to upper 90s and dew points in the upper 60s to lower 70s.

* TIMING...The highest heat index values will occur from the late morning into the early evening.

* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

* AFFECTED AREAS: ATLANTIC ... OCEAN ... SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON ... WESTERN MONMOUTH

Instructions:

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.

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Address/Location
Harvey Cedars Police Department
7606 Long Beach Boulevard
Harvey Cedars, NJ 08008

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 609-494-6509

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Alert Details

Severity:
Minor - Minimal to no known threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Heat Advisory

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