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heat advisory remains in effect until 9 pm edt this evening excessive heat watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening,
A heat advisory remains in effect until 9 pm edt this evening. An excessive heat watch remains in effect from Saturday afternoon through Saturday evening.
A building ridge of high pressure along the east coast will bring building heat and humidity to the area over the next two days. The combination temperatures in the low to mid 90s, combined with high humidity, will produce apparent temperatures this afternoon near 100 degrees.
The heat will peak out on Saturday afternoon with temperatures in the upper 90s. High humidity combined with this heat could potentially push apparent temperatures to around 105 degrees.
A heat advisory is issued when a period of hot and humid weather is expected to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. To avoid heat-related illnesses, drink plenty of non- alcoholic beverages and stay out of the sun in an air-conditioned or well ventilated room. If you must be outdoors, wear light- colored, lightweight and loose-fitting clothing, and try to limit exposure to the sun between 10 am and 3 pm. In addition to protecting your own health, residents should check up on elderly relatives and neighbors, and remember to provide pets with adequate shelter from the sun and water.
An excessive heat watch is issued when a prolonged period of hot and humid weather is expected, which could create a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of non-alcoholic beverages, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors.