Weather Alerts

Excessive Heat Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Geary
  • Lyon
  • Dickinson
  • Ottawa
  • Morris

CLAY-RILEY-POTTAWATOMIE-JACKSON-JEFFERSON-OTTAWA-DICKINSON-GEARY-
MORRIS-WABAUNSEE-SHAWNEE-DOUGLAS-LYON-OSAGE-FRANKLIN-COFFEY-
ANDERSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLAY CENTER...MANHATTAN...WAMEGO...
ST. MARYS...HOLTON...VALLEY FALLS...OSKALOOSA...PERRY...MCLOUTH...
GRANTVILLE...MERIDEN...NORTONVILLE...MINNEAPOLIS...BENNINGTON...
ABILENE...HERINGTON...JUNCTION CITY...COUNCIL GROVE...ALMA...
ESKRIDGE...MAPLE HILL...ALTA VISTA...MCFARLAND...HARVEYVILLE...
PAXICO...TOPEKA...LAWRENCE...EMPORIA...OSAGE CITY...CARBONDALE...
LYNDON...BURLINGAME...OVERBROOK...OTTAWA...BURLINGTON...LEBO...
GARNETT
635 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM CDT
SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON HEAT INDEX READINGS ARE EXPECTED TO
RANGE FROM 100 TO 105 DEGREES ON SUNDAY. OVERNIGHT LOW
TEMPERATURES WILL ONLY FALL INTO THE UPPER 70S...OFFERING LITTLE
RELIEF.

* IMPACTS...THE HEAT AND HUMIDITY COULD LEAD TO HEAT ILLNESSES
SUCH AS HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT CRAMPS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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. IF POSSIBLE...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.

YOUNG CHILDREN AND PETS SHOULD NEVER BE LEFT UNATTENDED IN
VEHICLES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. THIS IS ESPECIALLY TRUE DURING
WARM OR HOT WEATHER WHEN CAR INTERIORS CAN REACH LETHAL
TEMPERATURES IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.

&&

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Excessive Heat Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Barton
  • Rice
  • Russell
  • Ellsworth
  • Lincoln

RUSSELL-LINCOLN-BARTON-ELLSWORTH-RICE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUSSELL...LINCOLN...SYLVAN GROVE...
GREAT BEND...ELLSWORTH...WILSON...LYONS...STERLING
405 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

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

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...OF 105 TO 109 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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Excessive Heat Warning

The following areas are affected:

  • Sedgwick
  • Butler
  • Reno
  • Saline
  • Cowley
  • Harvey
  • Marion
  • Sumner
  • McPherson
  • Kingman
  • Greenwood
  • Harper
  • Chautauqua
  • Chase
  • Elk

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
405 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...THIS AFTERNOON AND SUNDAY AFTERNOON.

* 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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Heat Advisory

The following area is affected:

  • Kay

WOODS-ALFALFA-GRANT-KAY-MAJOR-GARFIELD-NOBLE-BLAINE-KINGFISHER-
LOGAN-PAYNE-CANADIAN-OKLAHOMA-LINCOLN-GRADY-MCCLAIN-CLEVELAND-
POTTAWATOMIE-SEMINOLE-HUGHES-STEPHENS-GARVIN-MURRAY-PONTOTOC-COAL-
JEFFERSON-CARTER-JOHNSTON-ATOKA-LOVE-MARSHALL-BRYAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVA...CHEROKEE...HELENA...CARMEN...
MEDFORD...POND CREEK...LAMONT...WAKITA...PONCA CITY...BLACKWELL...
FAIRVIEW...ENID...PERRY...WATONGA...GEARY...OKEENE...KINGFISHER...
HENNESSEY...OKARCHE...GUTHRIE...STILLWATER...YUKON...CONCHO...
EL RENO...MUSTANG...OKLAHOMA CITY...CHANDLER...STROUD...PRAGUE...
MEEKER...DAVENPORT...WELLSTON...CHICKASHA...TUTTLE...PURCELL...
NEWCASTLE...BLANCHARD...NORMAN...MOORE...SHAWNEE...SEMINOLE...
WEWOKA...HOLDENVILLE...WETUMKA...DUNCAN...PAULS VALLEY...
LINDSAY...WYNNEWOOD...SULPHUR...DAVIS...ADA...COALGATE...
WAURIKA...RINGLING...RYAN...ARDMORE...TISHOMINGO...ATOKA...
MARIETTA...THACKERVILLE...MADILL...KINGSTON...DURANT
303 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SUNDAY...

* TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING HEAT INDEX VALUES
105 TO 110.

* IMPACTS...HEAT EXHAUSTION OR HEAT STROKE CAN QUICKLY OCCUR TO
ANYONE WORKING OR PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 LIGHTWEIGHT 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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Heat Advisory

The following areas are affected:

  • Red Willow
  • Hitchcock
  • Decatur
  • Gove
  • Graham
  • Rawlins
  • Sheridan

RAWLINS-DECATUR-NORTON-SHERIDAN-GRAHAM-GOVE-HITCHCOCK-RED WILLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWOOD...OBERLIN...NORTON...HOXIE...
HILL CITY...QUINTER...GRINNELL...GRAINFIELD...CULBERTSON...
TRENTON...STRATTON NE...PALISADE...MCCOOK
1210 PM CDT SAT JUL 23 2016

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

* HEAT INDEX VALUES...UP TO 101 DUE TO TEMPERATURES IN THE MID
90S...AND DEWPOINTS IN THE LOWER 60S.

* TIMING/DURATION...HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL BE THE HIGHEST
BETWEEN 1 PM CDT AND 6 PM CDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 INTO A COOL AND SHADED LOCATION. HEAT STROKE
IS AN EMERGENCY...CALL 9 1 1.

&&

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