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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wichita KS
550 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-170915-
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-
550 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for much of Central, South-Central
and Southeast Kansas.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight

Morning fog is expected for areas generally southeast of the Kansas
Turnpike. Visibilities maybe reduced to less than a mile at times.

Heat indices from 100 to 103 are likely across nearly all of Central
and South-Central Kansas this afternoon.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday

The heat will become increasingly dangerous from Wednesday through
late Saturday afternoon. An Excessive Heat Watch remains in effect
for all areas from around noon Wednesday until early Saturday
evening, and should be referred to for further details.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated today or tonight.

&&

For a graphical version of this information, see our webpage at:
http://weather.gov/wichita/hwo/

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Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wichita KS
345 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...Intense Heat To Grip All Areas From Wednesday Thru Saturday...

KSZ032-033-047>053-067>072-082-083-091>096-098>100-162245-
/O.CON.KICT.EH.A.0001.190717T1800Z-190721T0000Z/
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-
Including the cities of Russell, Lincoln, Sylvan Grove,
Great Bend, Ellsworth, Wilson, Salina, Lyons, Sterling,
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,
and Parsons
345 AM CDT Tue Jul 16 2019

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...As high as 105 to 107 Wednesday and
  Thursday afternoons due to temperatures that`ll range from the
  mid 90s in Southeast Kansas to between 100 and 105 in Central
  and South- Central Kansas. Dewpoints will range from the lower
  70s across Southeast Kansas to the mid 60s in Central and South-
  Central Kansas.

* TIMING...Beginning Wednesday afternoon and continuing through
  Saturday evening.

* IMPACTS...Heat related illnesses due to the prolonged period of
  heat and humidity. The most susceptible are the elderly, very
  young, and animals. Now is the time to prepare.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

An Excessive Heat Watch means that a prolonged period of dangerous
heat is expected. The combination of heat and humidity will create
a dangerous situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, and stay out of
the sun. Be sure to check on neighbors, relatives and especially
the elderly. Watch your pets! Make sure they, too, are kept in a
cool environment and have plenty of water.

&&

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