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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
135 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...HIGH HEAT INDEX VALUES EXPECTED WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...

KSZ002>004-014>016-028-029-NEZ080-081-200600-
/O.UPG.KGLD.EH.A.0001.160720T1700Z-160722T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KGLD.HT.Y.0002.160720T1700Z-160723T0000Z/
RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-THOMAS-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-LOGAN-GOVE-
HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...COLBY...
HOXIE...HILL CITY...OAKLEY...QUINTER...GRINNELL...GRAINFIELD...
CULBERTSON...TRENTON...STRATTON NE...PALISADE...MCCOOK
235 PM CDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 7 PM CDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM NOON WEDNESDAY TO 7 PM CDT
FRIDAY. THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES AROUND 100
  AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 60S.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL APPROACH OR EXCEED 105
  EACH AFTERNOON FROM WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. OVERNIGHT HEAT
  INDEX VALUES WILL BOTTOM OUT 70 TO 75.

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.

&&

$$

NEZ079-200600-
/O.NEW.KGLD.HT.Y.0002.160720T1700Z-160723T0000Z/
DUNDY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...BENKELMAN
135 PM MDT TUE JUL 19 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 AM WEDNESDAY TO 6 PM MDT
FRIDAY.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...AROUND 105 DUE TO TEMPERATURES AROUND 100
  AND DEWPOINTS NEAR 60.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL APPROACH OR EXCEED 105
  EACH AFTERNOON FROM WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY. OVERNIGHT HEAT
  INDEX VALUES WILL BOTTOM OUT AROUND 70.

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.

&&

$$



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