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Radar valid at 700 pm EDT, Aug 26th 2021

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NYZ001>006-010-011-013-014-260245-
/O.EXT.KBUF.HT.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-210826T2300Z/
Niagara-Orleans-Monroe-Wayne-Northern Cayuga-Oswego-Northern Erie-
Genesee-Livingston-Ontario-
Including the cities of Niagara Falls, Medina, Rochester, Newark,
Fair Haven, Oswego, Buffalo, Batavia, Geneseo, and Canandaigua
243 PM EDT Wed Aug 25 2021

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THURSDAY...

* WHAT...Heat index values as high as 100.

* WHERE...Niagara, Orleans, Monroe, Wayne, Northern Cayuga,
Oswego, Northern Erie, Genesee, Livingston, and Ontario
counties.

* WHEN...Until 7 PM EDT Thursday.

* IMPACTS...Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat
illnesses to occur.

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 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.

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