7-20-19

power outage affecting 101-500 residents on east side of town. JCP&L is enroute, possible restore time 8PM
Power line down at Joline and Branchport in long Branch. JCP&L on location.
Power restored

 

Excessive Heat Event

Major excessive heat event is expected. Maximum Heat index values near or above 100 degrees are possible the next few days.

The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and neighbors.

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 light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water.

For more information use the National Weather Service link on the Emergency Info page. Additional Info available at:
https://www.weather.gov/safety/heat