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The heat advisory has expired.

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The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued the following:

…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT 12 PM TO 7 PM THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heat index values of upper 90s to lower 100s thursday afternoon.
  • WHERE…Oneida, Yates, Seneca, Southern Cayuga, Onondaga, Steuben, Schuyler, Chemung, Tompkins, Madison, Cortland, Chenango, Otsego, Tioga, Broome, Delaware and Sullivan Counties
  • WHEN…From noon to 7 pm edt thursday.
  • IMPACTS…Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Hot and humid conditions may persist into friday as well.
  • 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 heatstroke. 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. Heatstroke is an emergency! Call 911.

The National Weather Service in Binghamton has issued the following:

…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT 12 PM TO 7 PM THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heat index values of mid 90s to lower 100s expected thursday afternoon.
  • WHERE…Bradford, susquehanna, wayne, wyoming, lackawanna, luzerne, and pike counties.
  • WHEN…From noon to 7 pm edt thursday.
  • IMPACTS…Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
  • ADDITIONAL INFORMATION…Hot and humid conditions may persist into friday as well.
  • 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 heatstroke. 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. Heatstroke is an emergency! Call 911.

The National Weather Service in State College has issued the following:

…HEAT ADVISORY FROM 12 PM UNTIL 7 PM THURSDAY…

  • WHAT…Heat index values around 100 expected.
  • WHERE…Northern Clinton, Northern Centre, Fulton, Tioga, Northern Lycoming and Sullivan Counties.
  • WHEN…From noon to 7 pm edt thursday.
  • IMPACTS…Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
  • PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…Drink plenty of fluids, stay out of the sun, and stay in an air-conditioned room. Check up on relatives and neighbors, and provide pets with adequate water and shelter from the sun. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances.

If you work or spend time outside, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heatstroke. Wear lightweight and loose-fitting clothing. 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. Heatstroke is an emergency! Call 9 1 1. For excessive heat safety information, visit weather.Gov/heat.

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