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Excessive Heat Watch

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
352 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2019

...A EXCESSIVE HEAT WATCH HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON
THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING FOR THE POTENTIAL FOR A PROLONGED PERIOD
OF DANGEROUS HEAT...


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Atchison KS-Miami-Linn KS-Doniphan-Leavenworth-Wyandotte-
Johnson KS-Atchison MO-Nodaway-Worth-Gentry-Harrison-Mercer-
Putnam-Schuyler-Holt-Andrew-De Kalb-Daviess-Grundy-Sullivan-Adair-
Buchanan-Clinton-Caldwell-Livingston-Linn MO-Macon-Platte-Clay-
Ray-Carroll-Chariton-Randolph-Jackson-Lafayette-Saline-Howard-
Cass-Johnson MO-Pettis-Cooper-Bates-Henry-
Including the cities of Atchison, Paola, Osawatomie, Louisburg,
Pleasanton, La Cygne, Mound City, Wathena, Elwood, Troy,
Highland, Fort Leavenworth, Leavenworth, Lansing,
Kansas City Kansas, Overland Park, Stanley, Olathe, Shawnee,
Lenexa, Tarkio, Rockport, Fairfax, Maryville, Grant City, Albany,
Stanberry, King City, Bethany, Princeton, Mercer, Unionville,
Lancaster, Queen City, Greentop, Downing, Glenwood, Oregon,
Maitland, Forest City, Craig, Savannah, Country Club Villa,
Maysville, Stewartsville, Osborn, Union Star, Clarksdale,
Gallatin, Jamesport, Trenton, Milan, Green City, Kirksville,
St. Joseph Airport, St. Joseph, Cameron, Plattsburg, Lathrop,
Hamilton, Braymer, Polo, Breckenridge, Chillicothe, Brookfield,
Marceline, Macon, La Plata, Parkville, Platte City, Riverside,
Weatherby Lake, Weston, Gladstone, Liberty, Excelsior Springs,
Richmond, Lawson, Carrollton, Salisbury, Brunswick, Keytesville,
Moberly, Kansas City, Independence, Odessa, Higginsville,
Lexington, Concordia, Marshall, Fayette, Glasgow, New Franklin,
Belton, Raymore, Harrisonville, Pleasant Hill, Warrensburg,
Sedalia, Boonville, Butler, Adrian, Rich Hill, Clinton,
and Windsor
352 PM CDT Mon Jul 15 2019

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

The National Weather Service in Kansas City/Pleasant Hill has
issued an Excessive Heat Watch, which is in effect from Wednesday
afternoon through Saturday evening.

* TEMPERATURE...High temperatures will be in the mid to upper 90s
  with night time lows in the upper 70s to near 80 degrees. Heat
  index values will max out in 105 to 110 degree range each day.

* IMPACTS...This will be the first prolonged period of heat this
  season and as such sensitive people may not have acclimated to
  the heat. Heat illnesses will be possible for those spending
  prolonged time outside or time indoors in non-air conditioned
  locations. The prolonged heat could be especially dangerous for
  those most susceptible including, young children and the
  elderly.

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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