Severe Weather Alerts - Lucas, KS

  • Heat Advisory

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

...A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO8 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

A HEAT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.

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

* HEAT INDICES...WILL CLIMB INTO THE 105 TO 108 DEGREE RANGE.

* 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 A PERIOD OF HOT TEMPERATURES ISEXPECTED. THE COMBINATION OF HOT TEMPERATURES AND HIGH HUMIDITYWILL CREATE CONDITIONS WHERE HEAT ILLNESSES ARE POSSIBLE. DRINKPLENTY OF FLUIDS AND STAY IN AN AIR CONDITIONED ROOM IF POSSIBLE.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 THEHEAT...CHECK THE BACKSEAT.

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