New York (Manhattan)-Bronx-Richmond (Staten Island)-
Kings (Brooklyn)-Northern Queens-Southern Queens-
404 AM EDT Thu Aug 16 2018
...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT FRIDAY...
* HEAT INDEX VALUES...In the mid 90s.
* TIMING...This afternoon and Friday afternoon.
* IMPACTS...Extreme heat can cause illness and death among at-
risk population who cannot stay cool. The heat and humidity may
cause heat stress during outdoor exertion or extended exposure.
A Heat Advisory is issued when the combination of heat and
humidity is expected to make it feel like it is 95 to 99 degrees
for two or more consecutive days, or 100 to 104 degrees for any
length of time.
Seniors and those with chronic health problems or mental health
conditions are at an increased risk. Homes without air
conditioning can be much hotter than outdoor temperatures.
Use air conditioning to stay cool at home, or go to a place that
has air conditioning. Check on vulnerable friends, family members
and neighbors. To find a NYC cooling center, call 3 1 1 or visit
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! In cases of heat stroke call 9 1 1.
YOUR HYPER-LOCAL FORECAST
Weather Update BX
7-Day Forecast: Bronx
Showers and thunderstorms late
Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun
Chance of afternoon showers
Mix of sun and clouds
Currently in Bronx as of
- 87°(Feels like 89°)
- Scattered Clouds
- Wind: NW @ 8 mph
- Barometer: 30.06 in.
- Sunrise: 06:06:25 am
- Sunset: 07:52:21 pm
- Humidity: 49
- Visibility: 10 mi.
- UV Index: 8