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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Dodge City KS
320 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

KSZ030-046-065-066-081-090-200430-
/O.EXB.KDDC.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170722T0100Z/
Trego-Rush-Pawnee-Stafford-Pratt-Barber-
Including the cities of Wakeeney, La Crosse, Larned, St. John,
Stafford, Macksville, Pratt, Medicine Lodge, and Kiowa
320 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT FRIDAY...

The National Weather Service in Dodge City has issued a Heat
Advisory, which is in effect until 8 PM CDT Friday.

* HEAT INDICES...around 105 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses can occur if precautions are
  not taken.

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.

 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 to a cool and shaded location.   Heat
stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1.

&&

$$

KSZ031-200430-
/O.EXT.KDDC.HT.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-170722T0100Z/
Ellis-
Including the cities of Pheifer and Hays
320 PM CDT Wed Jul 19 2017

...HEAT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT FRIDAY...

* HEAT INDICES...around 105 degrees.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses can occur if precautions are
  not taken.

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.

 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 to a cool and shaded location.   Heat
stroke is an emergency...call 9 1 1.

&&

$$



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