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

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NPWGLD

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GOODLAND KS
1110 AM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

KSZ002>004-015-016-029-NEZ080-081-240100-
/O.CON.KGLD.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160724T0100Z/
RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-GOVE-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...HOXIE...
HILL CITY...QUINTER...GRINNELL...GRAINFIELD...CULBERTSON...
TRENTON...STRATTON NE...PALISADE...MCCOOK
1210 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 101 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE MID
  90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 60S.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE THE HIGHEST
  BETWEEN 1 PM CDT AND 6 PM CDT.

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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