Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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WWUS73 KICT 241009
NPWICT

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
509 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...

KSZ049-051>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-250015-
/O.CON.KICT.EH.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
SALINE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-
WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-
NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALINA...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...
MARION...PEABODY...COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...
NEWTON...EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...
MADISON...YATES CENTER...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...KINGMAN...DERBY...
HAYSVILLE...BEL AIRE...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...WICHITA...
ANTHONY...HARPER...ATTICA...WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...
ARKANSAS CITY...HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...NEODESHA...
FREDONIA...CHANUTE...SEDAN...CEDAR VALE...COFFEYVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE...PARSONS
509 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 107 DEGREES.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE HEAT RELATED ILLNESS
  SUCH AS HEAT STRESS...HEAT CRAMPS...AND POSSIBLY HEAT STROKE
  MORE LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION
WHERE HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS AND STAY
IN AN AIR CONDITIONED ROOM. STAY OUT OF THE SUN AND CHECK UP ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. TEMPERATURES WITHIN VEHICLES CAN BECOME
LETHAL IN A FEW MINUTES. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS IN
VEHICLES. REMEMBER TO BEAT THE HEAT...CHECK THE BACKSEAT.

&&

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