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Burlington County NJ OEM
Thursday July 22nd, 2010 :: 04:44 p.m. EDT
Advisory

EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SAT MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

DEZ001-NJZ015-017>019-PAZ067>071-231000-
/O.NEW.KPHI.EH.A.0007.100724T1500Z-100725T0400Z/
NEW CASTLE-MERCER-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-
CHESTER-MONTGOMERY-BUCKS-DE-PHILADELPHIA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF.WILMINGTON.TRENTON.GLASSBORO.
CAMDEN.CHERRY HILL.MOORESTOWN.MOUNT HOLLY.WEST CHESTER.
NORRISTOWN.DOYLESTOWN.MEDIA.PHILADELPHIA
206 PM EDT THU JUL 22 2010

EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SAT MORNING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING.

THE NATL WEATHER SVC IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH.WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SAT MORNING THROUGH SAT EVENING.

A RETURN TO HOT & HUMID CONDITIONS IS EXPECTED SATURDAY. HIGH TEMPS IN THE URBANIZED AREAS WILL REACH THE UPPER 90S AND HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL BE VERY UNCOMFORTABLE. HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE AROUND 105 DEGREES SAT AFTERNOON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HOT TEMPS IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPS AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS.STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM.STAY OUT OF THE SUN.& CHECK UP ON RELATIVES & NEIGHBORS.

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Address/Location
Burlington County NJ OEM
1 Academy Dr
Westampton, NJ 08060

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

Burlington County
Emergency Management
burlcooem@co.burlington.nj.us
609-518-7200

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