Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1120 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055-066-067-077-078-088-093-101-280100-
/O.CON.KSGF.EH.W.0004.150727T1800Z-150728T0100Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-VERNON-ST. CLAIR-BARTON-CEDAR-
JASPER-NEWTON-MCDONALD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PITTSBURG...
BAXTER SPRINGS...COLUMBUS...WARSAW...COLE CAMP...NEVADA...
APPLETON CITY...OSCEOLA...LAMAR...EL DORADO SPRINGS...STOCKTON...
JOPLIN...CARTHAGE...NEOSHO...ANDERSON...PINEVILLE
1120 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...TEMPERATURES AT LATE MORNING WERE ALREADY IN
  THE LOWER 90S...WITH HEAT INDICES AROUND 100 DEGREES.
  TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO WARM THROUGH THE DAY...
  WITH HEAT INDICES APPROACHING 110 BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...THE EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING WILL BE
  IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM TODAY FOR AREAS ALONG AND WEST OF
  INTERSTATE 49 AND AREAS OF WEST CENTRAL MISSOURI ALONG THE OSAGE
  RIVER VALLEY.

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 104 TO 110 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
  WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF
DANGEROUSLY HOT TEMPERATURES WILL OCCUR. THE COMBINATION OF HOT
TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS
SITUATION IN WHICH HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY.

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.

&&

$$

MOZ056>058-068>071-079>083-089>092-094>098-102>106-280100-
/O.CON.KSGF.HT.Y.0006.150727T1800Z-150728T0100Z/
MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-
DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-BARRY-STONE-TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...VERSAILLES...ELDON...LAKE OZARK...
VIENNA...HERMITAGE...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...
FORT LEONARD WOOD...WAYNESVILLE...ROLLA...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...
LEBANON...HOUSTON...CABOOL...SALEM...GREENFIELD...SPRINGFIELD...
MARSHFIELD...ROGERSVILLE...MOUNTAIN GROVE...MANSFIELD...AURORA...
MOUNT VERNON...NIXA...OZARK...AVA...WEST PLAINS...WINONA...
EMINENCE...MONETT...CASSVILLE...KIMBERLING CITY...GALENA...
BRANSON...FORSYTH...GAINESVILLE...THEODOSIA...THAYER...ALTON
1120 AM CDT MON JUL 27 2015

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

* SHORT TERM TRENDS...TEMPERATURES AT LATE MORNING WERE IN THE
  UPPER 80S...WITH HEAT INDICES AROUND 100 DEGREES. TEMPERATURES
  ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO WARM THROUGH THE DAY...WITH HEAT
  INDICES ABOVE 105 BY LATE AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND AREAS AFFECTED...THE HEAT ADVISORY WILL BE IN EFFECT
  FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM TODAY FOR A LARGE AREA OF SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL MISSOURI.

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDICES WILL RANGE FROM 100 TO 107 DEGREES.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF HIGH TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY
  WILL RESULT IN AN INCREASED POTENTIAL FOR HEAT RELATED
  ILLNESSES.

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.

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.

&&

$$

BURCHFIELD





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