Wichita, KS (67203)

9:56 PM CDT on July 25, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Indian Hills | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 1329 ft 37.72 °N, 97.37 °W | Updated 26 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
88.6 °F
Feels Like 96 °F
N
1.0
Wind Variable Wind from South

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 22000 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:43 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KICT 260253Z 15012KT 10SM FEW220 31/21 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP134 T03060206 53011
Pressure 29.93 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 22000 ft
Heat Index 96 °F
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 59%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 8:43 PM
Waxing Crescent, 10% visible
METAR KICT 260253Z 15012KT 10SM FEW220 31/21 A2998 RMK AO2 SLP134 T03060206 53011

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 7:15 PM CDT Jul. 25, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM CDT
Wednesday...
... Heat advisory is cancelled for today...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has cancelled the heat
advisory for today.

* Heat index values... up to 107 degrees due to hot temperatures
combining with higher humidity levels.

* Timing... heat indices will peak during the afternoon hours.

* Impacts... outdoor workers are at risk for heat exhaustion or
heat stroke this afternoon. Children and pets are also at risk
if left in unattended cars.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Temperatures within vehicles can become lethal in a few minutes.
Never leave children or pets in vehicles. Remember to beat the
heat, check the backseat.

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.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will create conditions where heat illnesses are possible. Drink
plenty 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 the
heat, check the backseat.