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Neptune Township
Thursday June 20th, 2024 :: 08:30 a.m. EDT


Excessive Heat Continues into the Weekend

Excessive Heat Continues into the Weekend

The #HeatWave continues in New Jersey through the weekend, with daily high temperatures in the 90's, and max heat index values near 100 possible Friday through Sunday. With these dangerously high temperatures, extra care must be taken to avoid heat-related injury. Beat the heat with these simple tips and check out the cooling center hours below:

• Check on neighbors and family members, especially the elderly.
• Limit your time in direct sunlight and avoid strenuous outdoor activity.
• Wear sunscreen and sunglasses.
• Drink plenty of water.
• Never leave your kids or pets in the car unattended.
• Seek medical attention if you observe any signs of heat stroke including feeling faint, nausea or vomiting, rapid or weak pulse, and any other abnormal conditions.

Cooling Centers in Neptune Township:
• Neptune Senior Center (1607 RT 33) is open on Thursday and Monday from 8:00AM to 3:45PM.
• Neptune Public Library (25 Neptune Blvd) is open 9:00AM to 8:00PM on Thursday, 9:00AM to 1:00PM on Saturday, and 9:00AM to 5:00PM on Monday.
• Neptune Municipal Court (25 Neptune Blvd) is open on Friday and Sunday from 7:00AM to 7:00PM, please visit Neptune Police Headquarters for entry.
• For cooling centers outside of Neptune Township, contact your local police department, call 2-1-1, or visit

Please monitor your local weather report for updates throughout the day, especially if you are doing anything outdoors. All are encouraged to sign up for Nixle emergency alerts from Neptune Township by texting "NeptuneAlert" to 888777. Continue to monitor your local weather and follow Neptune OEM for updates.

Neptune Township
25 Neptune Blvd
Neptune Township, NJ 07753

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-988-5200

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