Weather Alert  

"Heat Advisory" ...Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT Monday... * heat index values...around 100 due to temperatures near 90... and dewpoints in the lower 70s. * Timing...highest heat indices Monday afternoon. * Impacts...the combination of the heat and humidity will increase the risk for heat related health issues...especially for the elderly...those with chronic health problems such as lung and heart disease...those working outdoors...and other heat sensitive groups of people. Precautionary/preparedness actions... A heat advisory is issued when the combination of heat and humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 100 to 104 degrees for two consecutive hours. 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. -- Sunday Jul.24 16,10:12 PM

Water Authority of Western Nassau County

Located in Floral Park, the Water Authority of Western Nassau County was established in 1990, though their water service operations did not begin until 1996.  The Water Authority’s mission has been to satisfy their customers with high quality water services.  With more than 28,000 customers, they serve a population of about 120,000 in the towns of Hempstead and North Hempstead.

 

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