• Heat Advisory for Hutchinson - Click for Details
    ...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM MONDAY TO 8 PM CDT TUESDAY...
    Effective: July 04, 2022 @ 1:00pm
    Expires: July 05, 2022 @ 8:00pm
    WHAT
    Heat index values up to 105 expected.
    WHERE
    Portions of Central, South Central and Southeast Kansas.
    WHEN
    From 1 PM Monday to 8 PM CDT Tuesday.
    IMPACTS
    Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur.
    ADDITIONAL DETAILS
    Stay well hydrated to reduce the risk of heat related illnesses. Avoid working outside during between 1 PM and 7 PM if possible.
    PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
    Drink plenty of fluids, stay in an air-conditioned room, stay out of the sun, and check up on relatives and neighbors. Young children and pets should never be left unattended in vehicles under any circumstances. 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 lightweight and loose fitting clothing when possible. 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.
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Country Countdown USA

Country Countdown USA

Country Countdown USA

About Country Countdown USA

Each week, a charted country star joins Lon Helton to count down the week’s Top 30.  Lon is a Nashville insider, well known by the stars.  They tell funny, unrehearsed stories about their friends.  The show is recorded live each week on Nashville’s historic Music Row.

Lon Helton has been the host of Country Countdown USA since its inception in 1992.  He is the Publisher of Country Aircheck, an industry trade magazine.  He is also the Editor of the Mediabase Country Chart, which is used in this show.  Lon’s country radio career began in 1971.  He spent 12 years as both personality and programmer in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Denver.  He was Country Editor of Radio & Records for 23 years before founding Country Aircheck.  Lon is a member of the Board of Directors of the Country Music Association, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and the National Corvette Museum.

Lon was named CMA National Personality of the Year in 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2020 and 2021.  In 2009, 2012, 2014, 2016, and 2018, he won that honor from the Academy of Country Music.  Lon was inducted into the Country Radio DJ Hall of Fame in 2006.  He’s hosted numerous radio specials and is country radio’s best-known country star interviewer.