Toms River, NJ (08753)

5:13 PM EDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Georgetown | | Change Station

Elev 33 ft 39.98 °N, 74.16 °W | Updated 11 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
95.4 °F
Feels Like 103 °F
N
4.3
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts 10.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6500 ft
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 45%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:44 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KMJX 202056Z AUTO 25011G20KT 10SM FEW065 36/19 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP124 T03610194 56017
Pressure 29.90 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 6500 ft
Heat Index 103 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 45%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:44 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KMJX 202056Z AUTO 25011G20KT 10SM FEW065 36/19 A2989 RMK AO2 SLP124 T03610194 56017

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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 5:06 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has issued Severe Thunderstorm Watch
426 in effect until 10 PM EDT this evening for the following
areas

In New Jersey this watch includes 11 counties

In central New Jersey

Mercer Monmouth

In northern New Jersey

Hunterdon Middlesex Morris
Somerset Sussex Warren

In southern New Jersey

Burlington Camden ocean

In Pennsylvania this watch includes 8 counties

In east central Pennsylvania

Berks Lehigh Northampton

In northeast Pennsylvania

Carbon Monroe

In southeast Pennsylvania

Bucks Montgomery Philadelphia

This includes the cities of Allentown, Bethlehem, Blairstown,
Camden, Cherry Hill, Doylestown, East Brunswick, Easton, Edison,
Flemington, Freehold, Jim Thorpe, Moorestown, Morristown,
Mount Holly, New Brunswick, Newton, Norristown,
North Brunswick township, Perth Amboy, Philadelphia, reading,
Sayreville, Somerset, Stroudsburg, Toms River, and Trenton.



Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:13 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening...

* heat index values... from 100 to 104 in southeast Pennsylvania
and central New Jersey and 101 to 106 in Delaware, the Eastern
Shore of Maryland, and southern New Jersey.

* Timing... this afternoon into early this evening. For Friday,
heat index values will be in the upper 90s to 104 degrees. These
values fall just under heat advisory criteria.

* 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.




Air Quality Alert
Issued: 3:45 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert is in effect for Friday July 21...

The New Jersey department of environmental protection has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Friday for Ocean County.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



345 PM EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert is in effect for Friday July 21...

The New Jersey department of environmental protection has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Friday for Ocean County.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



345 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 20...

The New Jersey department of environmental protection has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for Ocean County.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.



345 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality alert is in effect for Thursday July 20...

The New Jersey department of environmental protection has issued
a code Orange air quality alert Thursday for Ocean County.

A code Orange air quality alert means that air pollution
concentrations within the region may become unhealthy for
sensitive groups. Sensitive groups include children... people
suffering from asthma... heart disease or other lung
diseases... and the elderly. The effects of air pollution can
be minimized by avoiding strenuous activity or exercise outdoors.

For more information on ground-level ozone and fine
particles... visit www.Airnow.Gov.