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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
339 PM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

KSZ081-089-262145-
/O.CAN.KDDC.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170727T0100Z/
Pratt-Comanche-
Including the cities of Pratt, Coldwater, Lake Coldwater,
and Protection
339 PM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has cancelled the Heat
Advisory.

Cloud cover and ongoing thunderstorms will keep afternoon heat
index readings below critical levels through the remainder of the
day.

$$

KSZ090-270100-
/O.CON.KDDC.HT.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-170727T0100Z/
Barber-
Including the cities of Medicine Lodge and Kiowa
339 PM CDT Wed Jul 26 2017

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

* HEAT INDICES... around 105.

* Timing...Heat indices will be around 105 through late day.

* IMPACTS...Outdoor workers are at risk for heat exhaustion or
  heat stroke this afternoon. Children and pets are also at risk
  if left in unattended cars.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids...stay in an air-conditioned
room...stay out of the sun...and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

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.

&&

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