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Heat Advisory

Statement as of 11:18 PM CDT on July 24, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on July 25, 2014


... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 7 PM CDT Friday...

* timing and areas affected... Friday afternoon over extreme
southeast Kansas and far western Missouri.

* Temperature... afternoon temperatures in the middle 90s will
cause heat index values to range from 98 to 104 degrees.

* Impacts... hot and humid weather can cause health ramifications
if body temperatures overheat.

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 to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke
is an emergency... call 9 1 1.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 10:23 PM CDT on July 24, 2014


... WSR-88D radar at Springfield Missouri down...

The WSR-88D Doppler radar (ksgf) at Springfield Missouri is
experiencing problems and is not operational at this time.
National Weather Service technicians are looking into the
issues with the radar and the amount of time the radar will
be down is unknown at this time. The radar will be restored to
normal operation as soon as possible.

Other Doppler radars close to Springfield include
kinx in Tulsa... kict in Wichita... ktwx in Topeka...
keax in Pleasant Hill/Kansas City... klsx in St. Louis...
kpah in Paducah Kentucky... knqa in Memphis...
klzk in Little Rock and ksrx in Fort Smith Arkansas.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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