The National Weather Service in New York city has issued another HEAT ADVISORY for the five boroughs of New York City and several counties in northeastern New Jersey for Tuesday, August 7.
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT TUESDAY... * HEAT INDEX VALUES...95 to 100. * TIMING...In the afternoon and into the early evening through Tuesday. * IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.
|Instructions:||A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any length of time. 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! In cases of heat stroke call 9 1 1.|
Forecast Office:NWS New York City - Upton (Long Island and New York City)