TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Parts of New Jersey are under an excessive heat warning.

The National Weather Service says the warning is in effect until
8 p.m. for Mercer, Gloucester, Camden and northwestern Burlington counties.

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Forecasters say temperatures and humidity will combine to make it feel like it’s in the mid-90s.

Officials say that could pose a threat to the very old, the very young and pets that don’t have access to air conditioning.

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Officials advise people to drink plenty of fluids and don’t leave anyone unattended in vehicles for any length of time.

There’s a slight chance of thunderstorms which could break the heat later in the day.


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