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WWUS71 KBUF 301735
NPWBUF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
135 PM EDT MON JUN 30 2014

NYZ002>006-011-013-014-010145-
/O.NEW.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
135 PM EDT MON JUN 30 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM EDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 9 PM EDT TUESDAY. 

* 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 TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH LATE TUESDAY EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...RANGING FROM 100 TO AS HIGH AS 104.

* 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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