Weather Alerts for Woodbury

Issued by the National Weather Service

Heat Advisory  HEAT ADVISORY   Heat Advisory
WOODBURY

Areas Affected:
Northern Litchfield - Southern Litchfield
Effective: Mon, 8/8 12:00pm Updated: Mon, 8/8 11:40am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Mon, 8/8 8:00pm Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM EDT
THIS EVENING...
* WHAT...Heat index values between the upper 90s to lower 100s.
* WHERE...In New York, the Capital District, Mid Hudson Valley,
Mohawk Valley, central and southern Taconics, Upper Hudson
Valley and Lake George Saratoga Region. In Connecticut,
Litchfield County. In Massachusetts, southern Berkshire County.
In Vermont, eastern Windham County.
* WHEN...From noon today to 8 PM EDT this evening.
* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.

Information:
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.