Oceanside, NY (11572)

5:11 PM EDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Oceanside, NY | | Change Station

Elev 33 ft 40.65 °N, 73.63 °W | Updated 1 second ago

Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
86.6 °F
Feels Like 99 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 5.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 99 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KJFK 202051Z 18015KT 10SM SCT060 BKN250 31/25 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP118 T03060250 58014
Pressure 29.88 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 6000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 25000 ft
Heat Index 99 °F
Dew Point 78 °F
Humidity 75%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:40 AM 8:20 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KJFK 202051Z 18015KT 10SM SCT060 BKN250 31/25 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP118 T03060250 58014

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Watches & Warnings

Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 5:03 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 5 counties

In northeast New Jersey

Bergen Essex Hudson
Passaic Union

In New York this watch includes 9 counties

In southeast New York

Bronx Kings (brooklyn) Nassau
New York (manhattan) Orange Queens
Richmond (staten island) Rockland
Westchester

This includes the cities of Clifton, Passaic, Paterson,
and Wayne.




Heat Advisory
Issued: 2:43 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory now in effect until 6 PM EDT Friday...

* heat index values... in the upper 90s due to temperatures in
the mid 80s, and dewpoints in the upper 60s.

* Timing... into early Friday evening. The highest heat index
values will occur mainly during the afternoon.

* Impacts... the heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure. Extreme heat can cause
illness and death among the at-risk population who can not
stay cool.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.





Air Quality Alert
Issued: 3:37 AM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM EDT
this evening...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than
an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level
ozone. The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way
to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher
the aqi value... the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young... and those
with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart
disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their
personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll
free number is 1-800-535-1345.



337 am EDT Thu Jul 20 2017

... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am this morning to 11 PM EDT
this evening...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than
an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level
ozone. The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way
to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher
the aqi value... the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young... and those
with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart
disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their
personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll
free number is 1-800-535-1345.



342 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than
an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level
ozone. The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way
to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher
the aqi value... the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young... and those
with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart
disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their
personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll
free number is 1-800-535-1345.



342 PM EDT Wed Jul 19 2017

... Air quality alert in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening...
... Air quality alert in effect from 11 am to 11 PM EDT Thursday...

The New York state department of environmental conservation has
issued an air quality health advisory for the following counties...

Suffolk... Nassau... Richmond... Kings... Queens... New York... Bronx...
Westchester... Rockland.

Air quality levels in outdoor air are predicted to be greater than
an air quality index value of 100 for the pollutant of ground level
ozone. The air quality index... or aqi... was created as an easy way
to correlate levels of different pollutants to one scale. The higher
the aqi value... the greater the health concern.

When pollution levels are elevated... the New York state department
of health recommends that individuals consider limiting strenuous
outdoor physical activity to reduce the risk of adverse health
effects. People who may be especially sensitive to the effects of
elevated levels of pollutants include the very Young... and those
with preexisting respiratory problems such as asthma or heart
disease. Those with symptoms should consider consulting their
personal physician.

A toll free air quality hotline has been established so New York
residents can stay informed on the air quality situation. The toll
free number is 1-800-535-1345.