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Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 3:40 PM CST on February 12, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 13, 2016


... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 9 PM this evening
to 9 am CST Saturday...

* timing... later this evening through mid Saturday morning.

* Wind chill... 20 to 25 below zero.

* Wind... northwest 10 to 15 mph.

* Temperatures... 5 to 10 below zero.

* Impacts... frostbite and hypothermia are possible if
precautions are not taken. The cold wind chills will cause
frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills... resulting in frostbite
and hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture
outdoors... dress in layers covering exposed skin. Frostbite will
occur in as few as 30 minutes in these conditions.



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Special Statement

Statement as of 2:46 PM CST on February 12, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EST on February 12, 2016


... Strong northwest winds and cold conditions through early
evening...

Strong northwest winds behind an Arctic cold front will buffet the
area through 6 PM CST... before decreasing into the evening. The
winds will be sustained at 20 to near 30 mph... with gusts 30 to
40 mph through sunset. Temperatures dropping into the teens to the
upper single digits combined with these winds will create wind
chills of zero to 10 below along and north of I-80 by sunset.
Areas to the south will have wind chills in the low single digits
by 6 PM CST.

Drivers of high profile vehicles should be extra cautious late
this afternoon... especially on north to south roads. If you go
outside... remember that several layers of clothes will keep you
warmer than a single heavy coat. Wear a hat and mittens.


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246 PM CST Fri Feb 12 2016

... Strong northwest winds and cold conditions through early
evening...

Strong northwest winds behind an Arctic cold front will buffet the
area through 6 PM CST... before decreasing into the evening. The
winds will be sustained at 20 to near 30 mph... with gusts 30 to
40 mph through sunset. Temperatures dropping into the teens to the
upper single digits combined with these winds will create wind
chills of zero to 10 below along and north of I-80 by sunset.
Areas to the south will have wind chills in the low single digits
by 6 PM CST.

Drivers of high profile vehicles should be extra cautious late
this afternoon... especially on north to south roads. If you go
outside... remember that several layers of clothes will keep you
warmer than a single heavy coat. Wear a hat and mittens.


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Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Delaware - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Special Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Kentucky - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
Massachusetts - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Michigan - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Minnesota - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Special Statement
Nebraska - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
New York - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Ohio - Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Oregon - Air Stagnation Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Vermont - Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
Washington - Air Stagnation Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory
Wisconsin - Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Public Information Statement

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