Excessive Heat Watch - Updated Thu, Jul 18 @ 4:02am
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Excessive Heat Watch issued July 18 at 4:02AM EDT until July 20 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Pittsburgh PA
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...Up to 104 due to temperatures in the lower
90s, and dewpoints in the mid 70s.
* TIMING...Friday afternoon into early evening, and again
Saturday afternoon into early evening.
* IMPACTS...The heat and humidity may cause heat stress during
outdoor exertion or extended exposure.
An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of heat and
humidity is expected. The combination of hot temperature and high
humidity will combine to create a DANGEROUS SITUATION in which
heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an
air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on
relatives and neighbors.
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