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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
113 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-270615-
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
113 AM CDT SAT JUL 26 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL...NORTH
CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE AREA AFTER 3 AM...WITH
THE BEST CHANCE IN CENTRAL KANSAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A HEAT ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON. HEAT INDICES
SHOULD RANGE BETWEEN 103 TO 109.

THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SATURDAY AND SATURDAY
NIGHT. IF A STORM IS ABLE TO DEVELOP DURING THIS PERIOD...LOCALLY
DAMAGING WINDS WOULD BE POSSIBLE.

THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY...AND
AGAIN DURING THE DAY THURSDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED THROUGH TONIGHT.

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Heat Advisory

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
817 PM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

KSZ008>012-020>024-026-034>040-054>056-058-059-261430-
/O.EXP.KTOP.HT.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-140726T0100Z/
/O.CON.KTOP.HT.Y.0004.140726T1800Z-140727T0100Z/
REPUBLIC-WASHINGTON-MARSHALL-NEMAHA-BROWN-CLOUD-CLAY-RILEY-
POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-MORRIS-
WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MARYSVILLE...HIAWATHA...CONCORDIA...
CLAY CENTER...MANHATTAN...ABILENE...JUNCTION CITY...TOPEKA...
LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OTTAWA
817 PM CDT FRI JUL 25 2014

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM TO 8 PM CDT
SATURDAY...
...HEAT ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED FOR THIS EVENING...

* TEMPERATURE...PEAK HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL COMMONLY RANGE FROM
  103 TO 109 SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* TIMING...THE HEAT WILL RETURN SATURDAY WITH HEAT INDICES TOPPING
  100 DEGREES EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON AND AGAIN FALLING BELOW
  TRIPLE DIGITS BY MID EVENING SATURDAY. THE HIGHEST HEAT INDEX
  READINGS ARE LIKELY TO OCCUR FROM 2 PM TO 7 PM CDT.

* IMPACTS...THOSE EXPOSED TO THE DANGEROUS HEAT AND HUMIDITY OVER
  A PROLONGED PERIOD MAY LEAD TO AN INCREASED RISK OF HEAT-
  RELATED ILLNESS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN HIGH HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO
COMBINE WITH HOT TEMPERATURES TO MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS
105 DEGREES OR GREATER. PERSONS ARE ADVISED TO AVOID PROLONGED
WORK IN THE SUN...OR IN POORLY VENTILATED AREAS. ALSO KEEP PLENTY
OF LIQUIDS ON HAND AND TRY TO STAY IN AN AIR CONDITIONED
ENVIRONMENT.

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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