Northern New Haven Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Special Statement
Issued: 07:46 EDT Jul. 26, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Elevated threat for brush fire spread this afternoon...

Hot temperatures and westerly wind gusts of 20 to 25 mph are
expected this afternoon. Relative humidity values will drop to the
lower 30s percent range during this time. While the area received
some rainfall yesterday... much of it was less than one quarter of
an inch. Input from fire officials indicates the forecast weather
conditions and recent abnormally dry weather will result in
elevated fire weather concerns for today.



746 am EDT Tue Jul 26 2016

... Elevated threat for brush fire spread this afternoon...

Hot temperatures and westerly wind gusts of 20 to 25 mph are
expected this afternoon. Relative humidity values will drop to the
lower 30s percent range during this time. While the area received
some rainfall yesterday... much of it was less than one quarter of
an inch. Input from fire officials indicates the forecast weather
conditions and recent abnormally dry weather will result in
elevated fire weather concerns for today.


Record Report
Issued: 02:21 EDT Jul. 26, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Record high temperature and record daily maximum rainfall set at
Newark NJ...

a record high temperature of 99 degrees was set at Newark NJ yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 98 set in 1999.

A record rainfall of 1.84 inch(es) was set at Newark NJ yesterday.
This breaks the old record of 1.41 set in 1997.