High Heat Advisory - Cool off at the Library

The Library  will be available over the weekend to cool off, on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m

Good Afternoon, 


Here is the forecast concerning the excessive heat threat beginning this weekend and continuing into next week. Heat Advisories and a potential Excessive Heat Watch will likely be issued Friday.




WHAT:  Heat Wave Likely


WHERE: The entire forecast area


WHEN:  This weekend and continuing into next week


Potential Hazards and Impacts:


Excessive Heat:





The graphic below depicts Forecast Maximum Heat Indices for Saturday June 30th




The graphic below depicts Forecast Maximum Heat Indices for Sunday July 1st



The graphic below depicts Forecast Maximum Heat Indices for Monday July 2nd




The heat index is a measure of of how hot is really feels when relative humidity is factored in with air temperature. You can use the chart below to find the heat index yourself. For more information on Heat Safety, please go to https://www.weather.gov/safety/heat





There is high confidence in an extended period of heat.



Additional Information and Resources:

NWS New York Website: https://www.weather.gov/okx/

NWS New York Summer DSS Website: https://www.weather.gov/okx/emnew_summer

River Gauges and Forecasts: https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=okx

NWS New York Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/NWSNewYorkNY

NWS New York Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/NWSNewYorkNY

Online Severe Weather Reporting: https://www.weather.gov/okx/SubmitStormReport



Next Update and Contact Information:

The next update will be sent Friday June 29th around 6 am.  If you have any questions in the interim or need additional information, please do not hesitate to 
contact us.  We can be reached by email at okx.operations@noaa.gov or through NWSChat.



Peter Wichrowski


OKX Operations

NWS New York, NY