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Watches & Warnings

Heat Advisory
Issued: 4:03 PM EDT Jun. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

* temperature... afternoon and early evening temperatures in the
lower to middle 90s, with maximum afternoon heat index values
around 105 degrees.

* Impacts... the heat will lead to hazardous conditions
particularly for the elderly, those with preexisting health
conditions, and pets. Heat exhaustion or heat stroke is

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.