Non-Precipitation Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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WWUS73 KUNR 181937
NPWUNR

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
137 PM MDT MON JUL 18 2016

SDZ014-032-043-046-047-049-191100-
/O.NEW.KUNR.EH.A.0001.160719T1900Z-160723T0200Z/
ZIEBACH-HAAKON-JACKSON-MELLETTE-TODD-TRIPP-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DUPREE...PHILIP...KADOKA...
WHITE RIVER...MISSION...WINNER
137 PM MDT MON JUL 18 2016 /237 PM CDT MON JUL 18 2016/

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
FRIDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RAPID CITY HAS ISSUED AN
EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH FRIDAY EVENING.

* HEAT INDICES...UP TO 105 THROUGH FRIDAY.

* IMPACTS...THE COMBINATION OF PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE HEAT
  AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY CAN LEAD TO HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT
  STROKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AN EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH MEANS THAT A PROLONGED PERIOD OF HOT
TEMPERATURES IS EXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND
HIGH HUMIDITY WILL COMBINE TO CREATE A DANGEROUS 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.

&&

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