The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for New York City from Harlem to Hollis for today, 7/25, until 8:00 PM. These conditions are dangerous to health. Avoid strenuous activity. People without air conditioning, older adults, and people with chronic health conditions are most at risk. Cooling centers will be open. In addition, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation has issued an Air Quality Health Advisory for New York City for today, 7/25, until 11:00 PM. Active children, adults, and people with lung disease such as asthma, should reduce prolonged or heavy exertion outdoors. For more information, visit dec.nyc.gov.
For locations, hours, and more information on avoiding heat illness, please visit: http://on.nyc.gov/29mIPVo or contact 3-1-1.
For the latest weather information, please visit: www.weather.gov/nyc.
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