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Weather Alert Detail

  • Special Weather Statement for Linn County, Kansas
  • Special Weather Statement issued June 12 at 4:19AM CDT until June 13 at 7:00AM CDT by NWS
  • Effective: Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 3:19 a.m.
  • Expires: Monday, June 13, 2016 at 6 a.m.
  • ...FIRST PROLONGED HEAT OF THE SEASON CONTINUES SUNDAY...
    * TEMPERATURE...AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL TOP OUT IN THE LOWER TO
    MID 90S SUNDAY.
    * HEAT INDEX...THE HEAT INDEX WILL REACH THE UPPER 90S TO NEAR 100
    DEGREES SUNDAY.
    * OVERNIGHT CONDITIONS...LOWS WILL FALL ONLY INTO THE LOWER TO MID
    70S SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY NIGHT...PROVIDING LITTLE RELIEF TO
    THE HEAT EVEN AFTER SUNSET.
    PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION AND ACTIONS...
    TAKE EXTRA PRECAUTIONS IF SPENDING TIME OUTSIDE. WEAR LIGHTWEIGHT
    AND LOOSE FITTING CLOTHING AND DRINK PLENTY OF WATER. IF POSSIBLE...
    RESCHEDULE STRENUOUS ACTIVITIES TO EARLY MORNING OR EVENING.
    AVOID ALCOHOLIC OR CAFFEINATED BEVERAGES...AND LIMIT INTAKE OF SUGARY
    BEVERAGES IN ORDER TO STAY HYDRATED. SUNBURN CAN SIGNIFICANTLY SLOW
    THE ABILITY OF YOUR SKIN TO RELEASE EXCESS HEAT...SO USE SUNSCREEN
    AND FIND SHADE WHEN POSSIBLE.