Wichita, KS (67220)

6:02 PM CDT on August 19, 2017 (GMT -0500)
Teal Cove | | Change Station

Elev 1378 ft 37.76 °N, 97.26 °W | Updated 14 minutes ago

Clear
Clear
90.6 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 1.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 53%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:48 AM 8:16 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KAAO 192254Z AUTO 16007KT 10SM CLR 32/22 A2989 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW SLP107 T03220217
Pressure 29.85 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 53%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:48 AM 8:16 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KAAO 192254Z AUTO 16007KT 10SM CLR 32/22 A2989 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW SLP107 T03220217

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 4:46 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
southeastern Sedgwick County in south central Kansas...
northeastern Sumner County in south central Kansas...

* until 845 PM CDT

* at 445 PM CDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain which will cause flooding. Doppler radar estimated over
one inch of rain has already fallen in some areas with an
additional inch of rain possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Derby, Mulvane and Belle Plaine.

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This includes Interstate 35 between mile markers 29 and 38.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.


Lat... Lon 3755 9717 3740 9717 3740 9748 3755 9748


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Heat Advisory
Issued: 1:32 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Wichita has issued a heat
advisory... which is in effect until 7 PM CDT this evening.

* Heat index values... around 105 due to temperatures in the mid
and upper 90s and dewpoints in the middle 70s.

* Timing... til 7 PM. Highest values between 2 and 5 PM.

* Impacts... any activities outdoors will be at an increased risk
for heat exhaustion this afternoon. Please remember to double
check vehicles for children and pets when exiting.

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.

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.