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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
357 AM MDT SAT JUL 26 2014

KSZ004-016-261800-
/O.NEW.KGLD.HT.Y.0004.140726T1800Z-140727T0100Z/
NORTON-GRAHAM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORTON...HILL CITY
457 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 106 DUE TO TEMPERATURES FROM 100 TO
  104...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER AND MIDDLE 60S.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE MET FROM
  EARLY THIS AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING BEFORE SLOWLY
  COOLING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS...IF YOU WORK OR SPEND TIME OUTSIDE. WHEN
POSSIBLE...RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR
EVENING. KNOW THE SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS OF HEAT EXHAUSTION AND HEAT
STROKE. WEAR LIGHT WEIGHT AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING WHEN
POSSIBLE AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

TO REDUCE RISK DURING OUTDOOR WORK...THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND
HEALTH ADMINISTRATION RECOMMENDS SCHEDULING FREQUENT REST BREAKS
IN SHADED OR AIR CONDITIONED ENVIRONMENTS. ANYONE OVERCOME BY
HEAT SHOULD BE MOVED INTO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

$$

BULLER




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