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National Weather Service Issues Air Quality and Heat Advisory

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the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ the National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory till 9pm an Air Quality till 11pm this evening for Western Passaic- Eastern Passaic-Hudson-Western Bergen-Eastern Bergen- Western Essex-Eastern Essex-Western Union-Eastern Union-Orange- Putnam-Rockland.

…AIR QUALITY ALERT IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING…

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection has issued an Air Quality Action Day for the following counties… Bergen…Essex…Passaic…Union…Hudson. An Air Quality Action Day means that Ground Level Ozone within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy standards.

For additional information…please visit the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Web site at… https://www.njaqinow.net

HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 9 PM EDT THIS EVENING…

* HEAT INDEX VALUES…Around 95.

* TIMING…10 AM this morning through 9 PM this evening.

* IMPACTS…Risk of heat exhaustion during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.

Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any length of time. 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! In cases of heat stroke call 9 1 1.

4 thoughts on “National Weather Service Issues Air Quality and Heat Advisory

  1. Its Hot.
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    1) Stay inside.
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    2) Use the A/C that the people you voted into office want to eliminate forever.
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    3) Try not to vote against your own interests in the future.
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  2. As a resident I hope the village officials are doing their best to keep their employees comfortable.When it’s 90° or more.

  3. Anybody know where the cooling center is.

  4. Go hang out in village hall.

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