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MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCYSITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT #2DATE: July 19, 2019TIME: 10:30 AMSUBJECT: Excessive Heat and Humidity Today through Sunday
Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Emergency Waiver
Watches, Warnings, Advisories
Excessive Heat WarningExpiring: July 21 at 8:00PM EDT
Areas affected: Central Middlesex County; Eastern Essex; Eastern Franklin; Eastern Hampden; Eastern Hampshire; Eastern Norfolk; Eastern Plymouth; Northern Bristol; Northern Worcester; Northwest Middlesex County; Southeast Middlesex; Southern Bristol; Southern Plymouth; Southern Worcester; Suffolk; Western Essex; Western Franklin; Western Hampden; Western Hampshire; Western Norfolk; Western Plymouth
Heat AdvisoryExpiring: July 21 at 8:00PM EDT
Areas affected: Barnstable; Dukes
Heat AdvisoryExpiring: July 20 at 8:00PM EDT
Areas affected: Northern Berkshire; Southern Berkshire
Maximum Heat Indices – Today
Maximum Heat Indices – Saturday
Maximum Heat Indices – Sunday
Preparedness and Safety Information
Never leave children or pets alone in a closed vehicle. Even with the windows cracked open, interior temperatures can rise almost 20°F within 10 minutes.
Check with your local authorities or call 2-1-1 to find locations of cooling centers or shelters near you.
Know the symptoms of and watch out for heat-related illnesses. Call 9-1-1 to report emergencies.
Be a good neighbor. Check on family, friends, and neighbors, especially the elderly, those who live alone, those with medical conditions, those who may need additional assistance, and those who may not have air conditioning.
For more heat safety tips, visit:
Online Resources:For additional information and resources, visit: