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Excessive Heat Warning

Statement as of 3:16 PM CDT on July 23, 2016

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 23, 2016


... Excessive heat warning remains in effect until 7 PM CDT this
evening...

* temperature... afternoon heat index readings are likely to range
from 100 to 110 degrees today.

* Impacts... hot temperatures and high humidity over an extended
period of time will combine to create a dangerous situation
which could quickly lead to heat related illnesses.

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.




Record Report

Statement as of 1:35 AM CDT on July 23, 2016


... Record highest minimum temperature tied yesterday at Topeka KS...

The lowest temperature measured yesterday at billard Airport in
Topeka was 80 degrees. This ties the record for the highest minimum
temperature for July 22. The record was first set in 1935.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Areal Flood Advisory , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report
Arkansas - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning, Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Record Report
Connecticut - Record Report
Delaware - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
District of Columbia - Heat Advisory
Florida - Public Information Statement
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - Tropical Storm Watch , Tropical Storm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory , High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Public Information Statement
Illinois - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Indiana - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Tornado Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Record Report
Kentucky - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Heat Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Maine - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert
Michigan - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
Minnesota - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory
Montana - Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report
Nebraska - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Excessive Heat Watch , Excessive Heat Watch, Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Record Report
New York - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Excessive Heat Watch, Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Carolina - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Public Information Statement
Ohio - Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning
Oklahoma - Heat Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Heat Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Special Statement
South Carolina - Heat Advisory , Special Statement
South Dakota - Excessive Heat Warning , Fire Weather Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Special Statement, Air Quality Alert , Air Quality Alert
Texas - Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Utah - Record Report
Vermont - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Heat Advisory , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Washington - Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Heat Advisory , Public Information Statement
Wisconsin - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Heat Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement , Record Report

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