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

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NPWGLD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
300 AM MDT TUE JUL 22 2014

KSZ003-004-015-016-029-222000-
/O.NEW.KGLD.HT.Y.0003.140722T1900Z-140723T0200Z/
DECATUR-NORTON-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-GOVE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...OBERLIN...NORTON...HOXIE...HILL CITY...
QUINTER
400 AM CDT TUE JUL 22 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM CDT
THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GOODLAND HAS ISSUED A HEAT
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 9 PM
CDT THIS EVENING.

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 106 DUE TO TEMPERATURES 100 TO 103...AND
  DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 60S.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT ADVISORY CONDITIONS WILL BE MET THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH EARLY 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.

&&

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