Friday, July 21, 2017

Excessive Heat Warning - Update

Weather Update from ArtMorris.com
WWUS73 KSGF 211918
NPWSGF

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Springfield MO
218 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

...Hot Weather Continuing Through At Least Saturday...

KSZ073-097-101-MOZ055>058-066>069-077-078-088-093-221200-
/O.CON.KSGF.EH.W.0002.000000T0000Z-170723T0000Z/
Bourbon-Crawford-Cherokee-Benton-Morgan-Miller-Maries-Vernon-
St. Clair-Hickory-Camden-Barton-Cedar-Jasper-Newton-
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, Kenoma, Lamar,
Cedar Springs, El Dorado Springs, Filley, Arnica,
Caplinger Mills, Stockton, Joplin, Carthage, and Neosho
218 PM CDT Fri Jul 21 2017

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

* TEMPERATURE...Daily high temperatures through Saturday will
climb into the mid and upper 90s with afternoon heat index
values of around 105 to near 110 degrees. It is possible that a
Heat Advisory or Warning would be needed on Sunday depending on
cloud cover and any rainfall.

* IMPACTS...A prolonged period of hot weather can increase the
risk of heat related illness, including heat exhaustion and
heat stroke. The very young, the elderly, and those without
access to air conditioning will be especially vulnerable.

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.

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Burchfield



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