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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Baltimore MD/Washington DC 1133 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

DCZ001-MDZ011-013-014-016>018-504-506-508-VAZ052>057-172345- /O.CON.KLWX.HT.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-190718T0000Z/ District of Columbia-Southern Baltimore-Prince Georges- Anne Arundel-Charles-St. Marys-Calvert- Central and Southeast Montgomery-Central and Southeast Howard- Southeast Harford-Prince William/Manassas/Manassas Park-Fairfax- Arlington/Falls Church/Alexandria-Stafford-Spotsylvania- King George- Including the cities of Washington, Baltimore, Bowie, Suitland-Silver Hill, Clinton, College Park, Greenbelt, Laurel, Camp Springs, Glen Burnie, Annapolis, Severn, South Gate, Severna Park, Arnold, Odenton, St. Charles, Waldorf, Lexington Park, California, Chesapeake Beach, Huntingtown, Dunkirk, North Beach, Lusby, Prince Frederick, Bethesda, Rockville, Gaithersburg, Silver Spring, Columbia, Ellicott City, Aberdeen, Dale City, Manassas, Woodbridge, Lake Ridge, Montclair, Reston, Herndon, Annandale, Centreville, Chantilly, McLean, Franconia, Arlington, Alexandria, Falls Church, Falmouth, Fredericksburg, and Dahlgren 1133 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Between 105 and 109 due to temperatures in the mid 90s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* 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 high temperatures is expected. The combination of high temperatures and high humidity will create a 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.

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 911.

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$$URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Wakefield VA 1023 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

MDZ021>024-NCZ012>017-030>032-VAZ064-075>090-092-093-095>100- 511>525-172230- /O.CON.KAKQ.HT.Y.0002.190717T1500Z-190718T0000Z/ Dorchester-Wicomico-Somerset-Inland Worcester-Northampton- Hertford-Gates-Pasquotank-Camden-Western Currituck-Bertie-Chowan- Perquimans-Caroline-Westmoreland-Richmond-Northumberland- Lancaster-Brunswick-Dinwiddie-Prince George-Charles City-New Kent- Gloucester-Middlesex-Mathews-Greensville-Sussex-Surry-James City- Southampton-Isle of Wight-Norfolk/Portsmouth-Suffolk-Chesapeake- Virginia Beach-Accomack-Western Hanover-Eastern Hanover- Western Chesterfield- Eastern Chesterfield (Including Col. Heights)- Western Henrico (Including the City of Richmond)-Eastern Henrico- Western King William-Eastern King William-Western King and Queen- Eastern King and Queen-Western Essex-Eastern Essex-York- Newport News-Hampton/Poquoson- Including the cities of Cambridge, Salisbury, Crisfield, Princess Anne, Snow Hill, Margarettsville, Ahoskie, Corapeake, Elizabeth City, Horseshoe, Lilly, Sharon, Knotts Island, Quitsna, Edenhouse, Merry Hill, Midway, Windsor, Cape Colony, Edenton, Hancock, Macedonia, Mavaton, Saint Johns, Valhalla, Jacocks, Woodville, Corbin, Burruss Corner, Cedar Fork, Dawn, Sandy Point, Westmoreland, Colonial Beach, Leedstown, Oak Grove, Potomac Beach, Potomac Mills, Naylors Beach, Downing, Emmerton, Ethel, Farnham, Haynesville, Kennard, Lewisetta, Alfonso, Beanes Corner, Brook Vale, Kilmarnock, Lancaster, Lively, Regina, Lawrenceville, Reams, Petersburg, Hopewell, Barnetts, Wayside, Roxbury, Bottoms Bridge, Browns Corner, Mountcastle, New Kent Airport, Orapax Farms, Quinton, Talleysville, Achilles, Glass, Gloucester Point, Maryus, Naxera, Ordinary, Severn, Grafton, Harmony Village, Church View, Cooper, Healys, Jamaica, Nesting, Bavon, New Point, New Point Comfort, Peary, Emporia, Wakefield, Barham, Gwaltney Corner, Bacons Castle, Chippokes State Park, Hog Island Game Reserve, Poolesville, Booth Fork, Williamsburg, Franklin, Carrsville, Lees Mill, Benns Church, Bethel Church, Carrollton, Lawson, Longview, Downtown Norfolk, Ghent, Norfolk International Arpt, Norfolk NAS, Norview, Ocean View, Wards Corner, Chuckatuck, Cleopus, Crittenden, Deanes, Downtown Suffolk, Driver, Elwood, Mount Pleasant, Bowers Hill, Chesapeake Airport, Deep Creek, Fentress, Great Bridge, Greenbrier, Back Bay, Bayside, Cape Henry, Dam Neck, Gallups Corner, Kempsville, London Bridge, Chincoteague, Wallops Island, Melfa, Exmore, Cape Charles, Cheapside, Fishermans Island, Kiptopeke, Kiptopeke State Park, Plantation, Ashland, Mechanicsville, Bon Air, Midlothian, Chesterfield, Chester, Colonial Heights, Richmond, Sandston, Aylett, King William, West Point, Beazley, Biscoe, Henley Fork, Indian Neck, Newtown, Owenton, Saint Stephens Church, King And Queen Court House, Tappahannock, Dunnsville, Tabb, Beaconsdale, Denbigh, Fort Eustis, Hilton Village, Lee Hall, Menchville, Newport News, Buckroe Beach, Fort Monroe, Fox Hill, Grand View, Hallwood, Hampton, and Langley AFB 1023 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* AREAS AFFECTED: South Central, Central and Eastern Virginia, and the Lower Eastern Shore.

* HAZARDS: High heat indices.

* MAXIMUM FORECAST HEAT INDEX VALUES: 105 TO 109.

* TIMING: Through 8 PM this evening.

* IMPACTS: Prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may lead to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical attention.

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.

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$$URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service State College PA 918 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

.A taste of this weekend`s heat is expected this afternoon.

PAZ057-059-063>066-172300- /O.NEW.KCTP.HT.Y.0001.190717T1600Z-190717T2300Z/ Dauphin-Lebanon-Cumberland-Adams-York-Lancaster- Including the cities of Harrisburg, Hershey, Lebanon, Carlisle, Gettysburg, York, and Lancaster 918 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in State College has issued a Heat Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 101 due to temperatures in the upper 80s, and dewpoints in the lower 70s.

* TIMING...Highest values will be in the middle of the afternoon.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Limit or reschedule strenuous outdoor activities. Find shade and stay hydrated. Check up on the elderly, sick and those without air conditioning. Never leave kids or pets unattended...look before you lock.

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$$URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Mount Holly NJ 915 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

...Prolonged Period of Excessive Heat through the Weekend...

.The combination of heat and high humidity will lead to dangerously hot conditions through the weekend across much of the region.

DEZ002-003-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-NJZ009-010-012-013-016-020>022- 027-PAZ101-103-105-180000- /O.CON.KPHI.HT.Y.0002.190717T1500Z-190718T0000Z/ Kent-Inland Sussex-Cecil-Kent MD-Queen Annes-Talbot-Caroline- Hunterdon-Somerset-Middlesex-Western Monmouth-Salem-Ocean- Cumberland-Atlantic-Southeastern Burlington-Western Chester- Western Montgomery-Upper Bucks- Including the cities of Dover, Georgetown, Elkton, Chestertown, Centreville, Easton, Denton, Flemington, Somerville, New Brunswick, Freehold, Pennsville, Jackson, Millville, Hammonton, Wharton State Forest, Honey Brook, Oxford, Collegeville, Pottstown, Chalfont, and Perkasie 915 AM EDT Wed Jul 17 2019

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 105 due to temperatures in the mid 90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.

* TIMING...The highest heat index values will occur around mid day. Additional advisories or warnings are expected during subsequent days.

* 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.

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