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Wind Chill Advisory Posted

By: WTAP Weather Email
By: WTAP Weather Email

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 A.M. EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 A.M. EST TUESDAY.... SPECIFICALLY FOR NOBLE, MONROE, WETZEL and other counties to the NorthEast of Marietta.

* TIMING...TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PEOPLE VENTURING OUTSIDE TONIGHT AND TOMORROW MORNING SHOULD LIMIT TIME OUTDOORS...AS PROLONGED EXPOSURE MAY CAUSE FROST BITE IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...6 TO 12 ABOVE.

* WIND CHILL...NEAR 10 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

Updated Tuesday 3:30 p.m.
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...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 A.M. EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 11 A.M. EST TUESDAY.

* TIMING...TONIGHT AND TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PEOPLE VENTURING OUTSIDE TONIGHT AND TOMORROW MORNING SHOULD LIMIT TIME OUTDOORS...AS PROLONGED EXPOSURE MAY CAUSE FROST BITE IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...6 TO 12 ABOVE.

* WIND CHILL...NEAR 10 BELOW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.


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