…HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TO 9 PM EDT
* Location…The Lake George Saratoga Region, Mohawk Valley,
Schoharie Valley, Helderbergs, Greater Capital District and
Taconics of eastern New York, Bennington County and eastern
Windham County in Vermont, Berkshire County in Massachusetts
and Litchfield County in Connecticut.
* Heat Index Values…In the upper 90s due to temperatures
around 90, and dewpoints around 70.
* Timing…Monday afternoon into early Monday evening and
Tuesday afternoon into early Tuesday evening.
* Impacts…The combination of heat and high humidity may cause
heat stress or other heat related illnesses particularly to
those most vulnerable.
There is a chance of thunderstorms on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Thunderstorms on Tuesday afternoon into Tuesday evening may produce
gusty winds and heavy rainfall and there is a marginal risk for
severe thunderstorms. Thunderstorms on Wednesday into Wednesday
evening may also produce gusty winds and heavy rainfall, and there
is a marginal risk for flash flooding.
Thunderstorms are also possible Friday through Sunday.
The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental
protection has issued an air quality action day for the following
Northern Litchfield…Southern Litchfield.
An Air Quality Action day means that Ground Level Ozone
concentrations within the region may approach or exceed unhealthy
standards. For additional information, please visit the Connecticut
Department of Environmental Protection website at: