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Tatamy Borough
Sunday August 7th, 2022 :: 03:27 a.m. EDT

Alert

Heat Advisory until 08:00PM Monday

* WHAT...Heat index values up around 100.

* WHERE...Parts of southeastern Pennsylvania and northwestern New Jersey.

* WHEN...Until 8:00 PM Monday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity levels will increase the threat of heat related health issues.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Peak heat index values are forecast to be near 100 this afternoon and again on Monday afternoon. Low temperatures should favor the 70s, providing little relief from the heat at night.

* AFFECTED AREAS: SUSSEX ... WARREN ... BERKS ... LEHIGH ... NORTHAMPTON ... WESTERN CHESTER ... WESTERN MONTGOMERY ... UPPER BUCKS

Instructions:

Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned location, stay out of the sun when possible, and check on elderly relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in a vehicle under any circumstance. Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or late evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear lightweight and loose fitting clothing. To reduce your risk during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in a shaded or air conditioned environment. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1.

Address/Location
Tatamy Borough
423 Broad St
Tatamy, PA 18045

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 610-252-7123

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Heat Advisory

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