Severe Weather Alerts - Chanute, KS

  • Heat Advisory

    Heat Advisory in effect from 1:00 PM CDT until 8:00 PM CDT. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8PM CDT THIS EVENING.

* TEMPERATURES...WILL RANGE FROM 97 TO 105 DEGREES ACROSS THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.

* HEAT INDICES...WILL REACH 105 TO 108 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...THOSE EXPOSED TO THE EXTREME HEAT OVER A PROLONGED PERIOD MAY BE OVERCOME BY THE HEAT AND EXPERIENCE SIGNIFICANT HEALTH ISSUES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HEAT ADVISORY MEANS THAT EXTREMELY HOT TEMPERATURES ARE LIKELY!THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITY WILL CREATECONDITIONS WHERE HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINK PLENTY OF WATERAND STAY IN AN AIR CONDITIONED ROOM. STAY OUT OF THE SUN AND CHECKON RELATIVES AND NEIGHBORS. TEMPERATURES INSIDE VEHICLES CAN PROVEFATAL IN A ONLY FEW MINUTES! NEVER...EVER...LEAVE CHILDREN OR PETSIN VEHICLES FOR ANY DURATION!

REMEMBER TO BEAT THE HEAT...CHECK THE BACKSEAT.

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