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Harvey Cedars Police Department
Sunday August 5th, 2018 :: 03:12 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Heat Advisory until 07:00PM Monday

The National Weather Service in Mount Holly has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect from noon to 7 PM EDT Monday.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Between 100 and 104 due to temperatures in the low to mid 90s, and dewpoints around 70.

* TIMING...The highest heat index values will occur during the afternoon into the early evening.

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

* AFFECTED AREAS: UPPER BUCKS ... SOMERSET ... NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON ... MERCER ... COASTAL OCEAN ... LEHIGH ... GLOUCESTER ... SUSSEX ... WESTERN MONTGOMERY ... DELAWARE ... BERKS ... NORTHAMPTON ... HUNTERDON ... WARREN ... MIDDLESEX ... WESTERN CHESTER ... EASTERN MONMOUTH ... SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON ... LOWER BUCKS ... EASTERN MONTGOMERY ... CAMDEN ... PHILADELPHIA ... MORRIS ... EASTERN CHESTER ... WESTERN MONMOUTH ... OCEAN ... NEW CASTLE

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:
Moderate - Possible 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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