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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
914 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

DEZ001-NJZ015-017>019-PAZ070-071-102-104-106-292100-
/O.CON.KPHI.EH.W.0002.150729T1600Z-150730T2200Z/
NEW CASTLE-MERCER-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-
DELAWARE-PHILADELPHIA-EASTERN CHESTER-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-
LOWER BUCKS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...TRENTON...GLASSBORO...
CAMDEN...CHERRY HILL...MOORESTOWN...MOUNT HOLLY...MEDIA...
PHILADELPHIA...WEST CHESTER...KENNETT SQUARE...NORRISTOWN...
LANSDALE...MORRISVILLE...DOYLESTOWN
914 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 100 DEGREES BOTH THIS AFTERNOON AND
  THURSDAY AFTERNOON FOR A FEW HOURS.

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOW TO MID 90S THIS AFTERNOON AND THURSDAY
  AFTERNOON...HOWEVER THE HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO BE HIGHER ON
  THURSDAY. IN ADDITION...LOW TEMPERATURES TONIGHT ARE FORECAST TO
  ONLY DROP INTO THE UPPER 70S IN THE URBAN CENTERS.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF EXCESSIVE HEAT AND HUMIDITY IS A
  DANGER IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* OUTLOOK...AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF 90 DEGREE DAYTIME TEMPERATURES
  LOOKS TO OCCUR FOR MUCH OF THE REGION DURING THE REST OF THIS
  WEEK AND INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. HOWEVER...THE HUMIDITY IS
  EXPECTED TO BE ON THE LOWER SIDE FRIDAY ESPECIALLY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION
IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS...
STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...AND CHECK
UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING
WARM OR HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL
TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

&&

$$


Air Quality Alert


PAZ014-020>022-029-073>076-300400-
ALLEGHENY-BUTLER-BEAVER-ARMSTRONG-WASHINGTON-WESTERN
WESTMORELAND-WESTERN FAYETTE-
752 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 29...

THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION
HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT WEDNESDAY FOR
LIBERTY/CLAIRTON.

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 AND WWW.AQPARTNERS.STATE.PA.US.

$$

DEZ001-002-003-004-300400-
NEW CASTLE-KENT DE-SUSSEX DE-DELAWARE BEACHES-
440 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 29...

THE DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL
CONTROL HAS ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT WEDNESDAY
FOR DELAWARE.

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.

$$

PAZ060>062-300400-
BERKS-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
440 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 29...

THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS
ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT WEDNESDAY FOR THE LEHIGH
VALLEY/BERKS COUNTY AREA.

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.

$$

PAZ057-059-063-065-066-300400-
DAUPHIN-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-YORK-LANCASTER-
330 PM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...AIR QUALITY ALERT IS IN EFFECT FOR WEDNESDAY JULY 29...

THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION HAS
ISSUED A CODE ORANGE AIR QUALITY ALERT WEDNESDAY FOR THE
SUSQUEHANNA VALLEY.

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.

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
158 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

DEZ001-NJZ015-017>019-PAZ070-071-102-104-106-301800-
NEW CASTLE-MERCER-GLOUCESTER-CAMDEN-NORTHWESTERN BURLINGTON-DELAWARE-
PHILADELPHIA-EASTERN CHESTER-EASTERN MONTGOMERY-LOWER BUCKS-
158 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHERN DELAWARE...CENTRAL
NEW JERSEY...SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY AND SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING.

SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY, ESPECIALLY
LATE IN THE DAY OR EVENING WHICH COULD PRODUCE BRIEF POOR DRAINAGE
FLOODING AND EVEN A LOCALIZED DAMAGING WIND GUST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
158 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

MDZ008-NJZ001-007>010-012-013-016-020>023-027-PAZ054-055-060>062-101-
103-105-301800-
CECIL-SUSSEX-WARREN-MORRIS-HUNTERDON-SOMERSET-MIDDLESEX-
WESTERN MONMOUTH-SALEM-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-CARBON-MONROE-BERKS-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
WESTERN CHESTER-WESTERN MONTGOMERY-UPPER BUCKS-
158 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST MARYLAND...CENTRAL
NEW JERSEY...NORTHERN NEW JERSEY...NORTHWEST NEW JERSEY...SOUTHERN
NEW JERSEY...EAST CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA...NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA AND
SOUTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THE HEAT INDEX MAY APPROACH 100 DEGREES FOR A TIME THURSDAY
AFTERNOON. SCATTERED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY,
ESPECIALLY LATE IN THE DAY OR EVENING WHICH COULD PRODUCE BRIEF
POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING AND EVEN A LOCALIZED DAMAGING WIND GUST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
510 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

PAZ027-028-036-046-049>053-056-300915-
MIFFLIN-JUNIATA-FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN LYCOMING-UNION-SNYDER-MONTOUR-
NORTHUMBERLAND-COLUMBIA-PERRY-
510 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 100 DEGREES ARE POSSIBLE FOR A FEW HOURS
THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
510 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

PAZ057>059-063>066-300915-
DAUPHIN-SCHUYLKILL-LEBANON-CUMBERLAND-ADAMS-YORK-LANCASTER-
510 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 100 DEGREES ARE LIKELY FOR A FEW HOURS
THIS AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

ISOLATED SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
HEAT INDEX VALUES NEAR 100 DEGREES ARE ALSO POSSIBLE THURSDAY
AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
MS

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
337 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

NYZ009-015>018-022>025-036-037-044-045-055-056-PAZ038-039-043-300745-
NORTHERN ONEIDA-YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-STEUBEN-
SCHUYLER-CHEMUNG-TOMPKINS-MADISON-SOUTHERN ONEIDA-CORTLAND-CHENANGO-
TIOGA-BROOME-BRADFORD-SUSQUEHANNA-WYOMING-
337 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK AND
NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT ON
THURSDAY. SOME STORMS MAY CONTAIN HEAVY RAINFALL AND A RISK OF
LOCALIZED MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND URBAN AREAS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY
337 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

NYZ046-057-062-PAZ040-044-047-048-072-300745-
OTSEGO-DELAWARE-SULLIVAN-NORTHERN WAYNE-LACKAWANNA-LUZERNE-PIKE-
SOUTHERN WAYNE-
337 AM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NEW YORK AND
NORTHEAST PENNSYLVANIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE AREA THURSDAY IN
ASSOCIATION WITH A COLD FRONT. STORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
VERY HEAVY RAINFALL WITH THE RISK OF LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING. IN
ADDITION, THERE IS THE RISK OF A FEW STORMS PRODUCING DAMAGING
WINDS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
157 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

DEZ001>004-MDZ008-012-015-019-020-292000-
NEW CASTLE-KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-CECIL-KENT MD-
QUEEN ANNES-TALBOT-CAROLINE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILMINGTON...DOVER...GEORGETOWN...
REHOBOTH BEACH...ELKTON...CHESTERTOWN...CENTREVILLE...EASTON...
DENTON
157 PM EDT WED JUL 29 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE ACROSS
THE DELMARVA PENINSULA, ESPECIALLY NEAR THE DELAWARE BAY AND
ATLANTIC COASTS, THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND
OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGEST STORMS.

$$

JOHNSON

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NOAA National Weather Service
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