640  
WWUS71 KBGM 161842  
NPWBGM  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BINGHAMTON NY  
242 PM EDT MON JUL 16 2018  
 
NYZ009-015>018-036-037-170000-  
/O.CON.KBGM.HT.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-180717T0000Z/  
NORTHERN ONEIDA-YATES-SENECA-SOUTHERN CAYUGA-ONONDAGA-MADISON-  
SOUTHERN ONEIDA-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BOONVILLE, PENN YAN, SENECA FALLS,  
AUBURN, SYRACUSE, HAMILTON, ONEIDA, ROME, AND UTICA  
242 PM EDT MON JUL 16 2018  
   
..HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
 
 
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...IN THE UPPER 90S DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE  
LOWER 90S, AND DEWPOINTS AROUND 70.  
 
* TIMING...THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING.  
 
* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY MAY CAUSE HEAT STRESS DURING  
OUTDOOR EXERTION OR EXTENDED EXPOSURE.  
 
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 UP 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
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