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

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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
412 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

KSZ010>012-021>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-242215-
/O.CON.KTOP.HT.Y.0008.140824T1700Z-140826T0100Z/
MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLAY-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-
OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-
OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA...CLAY CENTER...
MANHATTAN...ABILENE...JUNCTION CITY...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...
EMPORIA...OTTAWA
412 AM CDT SUN AUG 24 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT
MONDAY...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 8 PM CDT
MONDAY.

* TEMPERATURE...HEAT INDICES ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK FROM 100 TO
  106 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON AND MONDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...EXCESSIVE HEAT OF THIS NATURE CAN CAUSE HEAT RELATED
  SICKNESS...PARTICULARLY WHEN THE HEAT WAVE PERSISTS FOR
  SEVERAL DAYS. FOR MUCH OF THE AREA...MONDAY WILL BE THE
  SEVENTH CONSECUTIVE DAY OF DANGEROUSLY HOT CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN VEHICLES
UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING WARM OR
HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL TEMPERATURES IN A
MATTER OF MINUTES.

CHILDREN...THE ELDERLY AND PEOPLE WITH CHRONIC AILMENTS ARE
USUALLY THE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM THE HEAT. HEAT EXHAUSTION...
CRAMPS...OR IN EXTREME CASES HEAT STROKE CAN RESULT FROM
PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THESE CONDITIONS. FRIENDS...RELATIVES AND
NEIGHBORS SHOULD CHECK ON PEOPLE WHO MAY BE AT RISK.

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