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WWUS71 KBUF 011517
NPWBUF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1117 AM EDT TUE JUL 1 2014

NYZ002>006-011-013-014-012330-
/O.CON.KBUF.HT.Y.0001.140701T1700Z-140702T0100Z/
ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-OSWEGO-GENESEE-LIVINGSTON-
ONTARIO-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...NEWARK...
FAIR HAVEN...OSWEGO...BATAVIA...GENESEO...CANANDAIGUA
1117 AM EDT TUE JUL 1 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF ORLEANS...GENESEE AND OSWEGO 
  COUNTIES...AS WELL AS THE GENESEE VALLEY. GREATEST HEAT INDEX 
  VALUES WILL BE AWAY FROM THE LAKE ONTARIO SHORELINE. 

* TIMING...EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 100.

* IMPACTS...IF PROPER PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN....HEAT 
  EXHAUSTION OR OTHER HEAT RELATED SYMPTOMS COULD DEVELOP IN 
  THOSE EXPOSED TO THE HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS...WITH THE VERY 
  YOUNG AND ELDERLY MOST AT RISK. 

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 IN 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.

&&

$$

THOMAS





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