Entry Date: 02-24-2021 11:06:45
Agency: SCEM Unit ID: EAS
Alert Translation: THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A REQUIRED WEEKLY TEST FOR THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES/AREAS: Sumner; McPherson; Butler; Marion; Chase; Harper; Reno; Cowley; Harvey; Kingman; Sedgwick, KS; AT 11:01 AM ON FEB 24, 2021 EFFECTIVE UNTIL 12:31 PM. MESSAGE FROM KICT/NWS.
Entry Date: 02-24-2021 10:15:52
Agency: SCEM Unit ID: SCEM 303
Sedg Co Emerg Mgmt will be sounding the siren in Bentley to test recent repairs. More than one sounding may be necessary.
Entry Date: 02-24-2021 07:41:00
Agency: SCHD Unit ID: SCEM 303
The Health Department is scheduling vaccinations for healthcare workers, certain mission-critical personnel, and residents age 70 and older. **AN APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED** Schedule your vaccination online at https://www.sedgwickcounty.org/covid-19/vaccine/schedule/ . If you cannot make the appointment online, call 316-660-1029. This is for Sedgwick County residents ONLY.
The Health Dept's COVID testing site is in the Extension Office at 21st & Ridge; hours of operation are 8:30-noon Mon-Fri, no appointment is necessary. Occasionally there are also mobile testing sites operating around the county; you can find those locations and dates on the County's website at https://www.sedgwickcounty.org/covid-19/sampling-information/ . If you have questions about testing, call the Health Dept at 316-660-1022.
For anyone struggling to cope with everything the pandemic has brought, COMCARE's Community Hotline is 660-1111.
Entry Date: 02-24-2021 07:35:07
Agency: NWS Wichita Unit ID: SCEM 303
Today--Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph... Tonight--Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. North northeast wind 7 to 10 mph.