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Hazardous Weather Outlook

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
516 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-251030-
RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-SALINE-RICE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-
RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-
SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
516 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF CENTRAL KANSAS,
SOUTH CENTRAL KANSAS AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

HOT WEATHER WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING FOR MAINLY
SOUTHERN AND EASTERN KANSAS...WITH AFTERNOON HEAT INDICES REACHING
UP TO 107 DEGREES.

HIT-OR-MISS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT THE REGION
TODAY AND TONIGHT. CHANCES DURING THE DAY WILL BE HIGHEST
GENERALLY NORTHWEST OF THE TURNPIKE...WITH CHANCES EXPANDING
FURTHER SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT. THE STRONGEST ACTIVITY WILL BE
CAPABLE OF STRONG WIND GUSTS AND BRIEF HEAVY RAIN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

PERIODIC THUNDERSTORM CHANCES ARE EXPECTED THROUGHOUT THE
UPCOMING WEEK. WHILE WIDESPREAD ORGANIZED SEVERE WEATHER IS NOT
EXPECTED...A HANDFUL OF STRONG TO SEVERE STORMS ARE POSSIBLE
ACROSS THE REGION...ALONG WITH LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SKYWARN SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED TODAY OR TONIGHT.

&&

FOR A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THIS INFORMATION, SEE OUR WEBPAGE AT:
HTTP://WEATHER.GOV/WICHITA/HWO/

$$



Excessive Heat Warning

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
509 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT CONTINUING THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING...

KSZ049-051>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-250015-
/O.CON.KICT.EH.W.0003.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
SALINE-MCPHERSON-MARION-CHASE-RENO-HARVEY-BUTLER-GREENWOOD-
WOODSON-ALLEN-KINGMAN-SEDGWICK-HARPER-SUMNER-COWLEY-ELK-WILSON-
NEOSHO-CHAUTAUQUA-MONTGOMERY-LABETTE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SALINA...MCPHERSON...HILLSBORO...
MARION...PEABODY...COTTONWOOD FALLS...STRONG CITY...HUTCHINSON...
NEWTON...EL DORADO...AUGUSTA...ANDOVER...ROSE HILL...EUREKA...
MADISON...YATES CENTER...IOLA...HUMBOLDT...KINGMAN...DERBY...
HAYSVILLE...BEL AIRE...PARK CITY...VALLEY CENTER...WICHITA...
ANTHONY...HARPER...ATTICA...WELLINGTON...WINFIELD...
ARKANSAS CITY...HOWARD...MOLINE...LONGTON...GRENOLA...NEODESHA...
FREDONIA...CHANUTE...SEDAN...CEDAR VALE...COFFEYVILLE...
INDEPENDENCE...PARSONS
509 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 107 DEGREES.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY WILL MAKE HEAT RELATED ILLNESS
  SUCH AS HEAT STRESS...HEAT CRAMPS...AND POSSIBLY HEAT STROKE
  MORE LIKELY.

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 CREATE A DANGEROUS SITUATION
WHERE HEAT ILLNESSES ARE LIKELY. DRINK PLENTY OF FLUIDS AND STAY
IN AN AIR CONDITIONED ROOM. STAY OUT OF THE SUN AND CHECK UP ON
RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. TEMPERATURES WITHIN VEHICLES CAN BECOME
LETHAL IN A FEW MINUTES. NEVER LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETS IN
VEHICLES. REMEMBER TO BEAT THE HEAT...CHECK THE BACKSEAT.

&&

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