Baptistown, NJ

1:04 PM EDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Active Advisory: Heat Advisory, Air Quality Alert

Elev -9999 ft 0.00 °N, 0.00 °E | Updated 6 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
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N
Wind Variable Wind from North
Gusts mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4900 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:25 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KDYL 201654Z AUTO 21005KT 10SM FEW049 32/21 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP142 T03220211
Pressure 29.95 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4900 ft
Dew Point Not available.
Humidity Not available.
Rainfall --
Snow Depth Not available.
5:46 AM 8:25 PM
Waning Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KDYL 201654Z AUTO 21005KT 10SM FEW049 32/21 A2997 RMK AO2 SLP142 T03220211

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Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 9:22 AM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

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

* heat index values... from 100 to 105 in southeast Pennsylvania
and central New Jersey and 103 to 108 in Delaware, the Eastern
Shore of Maryland, and southern New Jersey.

* Timing... this afternoon into early this evening.

* 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. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... 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 Hunterdon 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 Hunterdon 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.