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  • Heat Advisory for Orange County, New York
  • Heat Advisory issued September 11 at 12:55PM EDT until September 11 at 6:00PM EDT by NWS
  • Effective: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 12:55 p.m.
  • Expires: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at 6 p.m.
  • ...HOT AND HUMID THIS AFTERNOON...
    ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
    THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEW YORK HAS ISSUED A HEAT
    ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING.
    * LOCATIONS...NORTHEAST NEW JERSEY...LOWER HUDSON
    VALLEY...FAIRFIELD COUNTY AND NORTHERN NEW HAVEN AND MIDDLESEX
    COUNTIES.
    * HAZARDS...COMBINATION OF HIGH LEVELS OF HEAT AND HUMIDITY
    * HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 103 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE MID
    90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 70S.
    * TIMING...THE HIGHEST HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON.
    * IMPACTS...IF NO PROTECTIVE ACTION IS TAKEN...INITIAL IMPACTS
    INCLUDE FATIGUE. SUNSTROKE...MUSCLE CRAMPS...AND/OR HEAT
    EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.