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URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
329 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT CONTINUES TODAY...

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>071-077>083-088>098-101>106-242200-
/O.CON.KSGF.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160725T0100Z/
BOURBON-CRAWFORD-CHEROKEE-BENTON-MORGAN-MILLER-MARIES-VERNON-
ST. CLAIR-HICKORY-CAMDEN-PULASKI-PHELPS-BARTON-CEDAR-POLK-DALLAS-
LACLEDE-TEXAS-DENT-JASPER-DADE-GREENE-WEBSTER-WRIGHT-NEWTON-
LAWRENCE-CHRISTIAN-DOUGLAS-HOWELL-SHANNON-MCDONALD-BARRY-STONE-
TANEY-OZARK-OREGON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...FORT SCOTT...PAWNEE STATION...
CHICOPEE...LONE OAK...PITTSBURG...BAXTER SPRINGS...LOWELL...
RIVERTON...COLUMBUS...NEUTRAL...SHERWIN...STIPPVILLE...WARSAW...
WHITAKERVILLE...COLE CAMP...CROCKERVILLE...MORA...EDMONSON...
LINCOLN...VERSAILLES...ROCKY MOUNT...STOVER...LAURIE...
AURORA SPRINGS...ELDON...LAKE OZARK...VICHY...NEVADA...TIFFIN...
APPLETON CITY...JOHNSON CITY...WEAUBLEAU...HERMITAGE...QUINCY...
WHEATLAND...CROSS TIMBERS...OSAGE BEACH...CAMDENTON...
DECATURVILLE...ROACH...VILLAGE OF FOUR SEASONS...
FORT LEONARD WOOD...LAQUEY...WAYNESVILLE...NORTHWYE...ROLLA...
KENOMA...LAMAR...CEDAR SPRINGS...EL DORADO SPRINGS...FILLEY...
ARNICA...CAPLINGER MILLS...STOCKTON...BOLIVAR...BUFFALO...
CHARITY...FOOSE...MARCH...PLAD...WINDYVILLE...OLIVE...LYNCHBURG...
LEBANON...PLATO...ROBY...BENDAVIS...HUGGINS...LAKE SPRING...
BANGERT...DARIEN...GLADDEN...HOWES...JADWIN...SALEM...JOPLIN...
CARTHAGE...GREENFIELD...LOCKWOOD...MEINERT...SPRINGFIELD...
MARSHFIELD...NORTHVIEW...SEYMOUR...ROGERSVILLE...DAWSON...GRAFF...
MOUNTAIN GROVE...DUNCAN...MANSFIELD...NEOSHO...AURORA...
MOUNT VERNON...MARIONVILLE...NIXA...CHRISTIAN CENTER...OZARK...
SELMORE...VANZANT...AVA...GOODHOPE...ROME...SQUIRES...DOGWOOD...
POMONA...POTTERSVILLE...SILOAM SPRINGS...SOUTH FORK...
WEST PLAINS...WHITE CHURCH...TERESITA...WINONA...BIRCH TREE...
MONTIER...ANDERSON...NOEL...GOODMAN...SOUTH WEST CITY...
PINEVILLE...ROCKY COMFORT...MONETT...MADRY...CASSVILLE...
KIMBERLING CITY...CRANE...ELSEY...INDIAN POINT...
SILVER DOLLAR CITY...BRANSON...HOLLISTER...KIRBYVILLE...
EDGEWATER BEACH...FORSYTH...OZARK BEACH...POWERSITE...WASOLA...
THAYER...ALTON...COUCH...GREER...THOMASVILLE...WILDERNESS
329 AM CDT SUN JUL 24 2016

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

* TEMPERATURE...HIGH TEMPERATURES IN THE MIDDLE AND UPPER 90S
  COMBINED WITH HIGHER THAN NORMAL HUMIDITY WILL RESULT IN
  AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX VALUES BETWEEN 105 AND 110 DEGREES TODAY.

* IMPACTS...THE PROLONGED PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH
  HUMIDITY WILL INCREASE THE 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. DRINK PLENTY OF
FLUIDS...STAY IN AN AIR-CONDITIONED ROOM...STAY OUT OF THE SUN...
AND CHECK UP ON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS.

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.

&&

$$

BOXELL

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WICHITA KS
810 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT CONTINUING THROUGH SUNDAY...

KSZ049-051>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-241515-
/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
810 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...OF 105 TO 109 DEGREES.

* TIMING...SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND EARLY 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.

&&

$$

LAWSON

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