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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
253 AM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...Intense Summer Heat through Saturday...

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-212200-
/O.CON.KICT.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170723T0100Z/
Russell-Lincoln-Barton-Ellsworth-Saline-Rice-McPherson-Marion-
Chase-Reno-Harvey-Butler-Greenwood-Woodson-Allen-Kingman-Sedgwick-
Harper-Sumner-Cowley-Elk-Wilson-Neosho-Chautauqua-Montgomery-
Labette-
Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove,
Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling,
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,
and Parsons
253 AM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT
SATURDAY...

* Timing...today and Saturday.

* Heat Indices...will range from near 105 to 110 degrees.

* Impacts...prolonged exposure to the heat and humidity may lead
  to heat-related illnesses if precautions are not taken.

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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