219  
WWUS71 KBOX 210707  
NPWBOX  
 
URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOSTON/NORTON MA  
307 AM EDT SAT MAY 21 2022  
 
CTZ002>004-MAZ003>006-010>018-026-RIZ001>004-212100-  
/O.CON.KBOX.HT.Y.0001.220521T1200Z-220523T0000Z/  
HARTFORD CT-TOLLAND CT-WINDHAM CT-EASTERN FRANKLIN MA-  
NORTHERN WORCESTER MA-CENTRAL MIDDLESEX MA-WESTERN ESSEX MA-  
EASTERN HAMPSHIRE MA-EASTERN HAMPDEN MA-SOUTHERN WORCESTER MA-  
WESTERN NORFOLK MA-SOUTHEAST MIDDLESEX MA-SUFFOLK MA-  
EASTERN NORFOLK MA-NORTHERN BRISTOL MA-WESTERN PLYMOUTH MA-  
NORTHERN MIDDLESEX MA-NORTHWEST PROVIDENCE RI-  
SOUTHEAST PROVIDENCE RI-WESTERN KENT RI-EASTERN KENT RI-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF HARTFORD, WINDSOR LOCKS, UNION, VERNON,  
PUTNAM, WILLIMANTIC, GREENFIELD, ORANGE, BARRE, FITCHBURG,  
FRAMINGHAM, LOWELL, LAWRENCE, AMHERST, NORTHAMPTON, SPRINGFIELD,  
MILFORD, WORCESTER, FOXBOROUGH, NORWOOD, CAMBRIDGE, BOSTON,  
QUINCY, TAUNTON, BROCKTON, AYER, FOSTER, SMITHFIELD, PROVIDENCE,  
COVENTRY, WEST GREENWICH, EAST GREENWICH, WARWICK,  
AND WEST WARWICK  
307 AM EDT SAT MAY 21 2022  
 
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM  
EDT SUNDAY...  
 
* WHAT...HEAT INDEX VALUES UP TO 99 DEGREES EXPECTED.  
 
* WHERE...PORTIONS OF NORTHERN CONNECTICUT, CENTRAL, EASTERN,  
NORTHEASTERN, SOUTHEASTERN AND WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS AND  
NORTHERN RHODE ISLAND.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO 8 PM EDT SUNDAY.  
 
* IMPACTS...HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY MAY CAUSE HEAT  
ILLNESSES TO OCCUR.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS, STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM, STAY OUT  
OF THE SUN, AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. YOUNG  
CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES  
UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.  
 
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 LIGHTWEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN  
POSSIBLE. 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.  
 

 
 

 
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE VISIT  
HTTPS://WEATHER.GOV/BOX  
 
NASH  
 
CLICK HERE TO GO TO PREVIOUS BULLETINS.

The Nexlab MA Page
The Nexlab RI Page
The Nexlab NH Page
The Nexlab CT Page Main Text Page