WIND CHILL ADVISORY CONTINUES UNTIL 11-AM TODAY (2/10/14)

Weather

February 10th, 2014 by Ric Hanson

MON FEB 10 2014

AREA COUNTIES:AUDUBON-GUTHRIE-DALLAS-CASS-ADAIR-MADISON-ADAMS-UNION-TAYLOR-RINGGOLD-SAC-CRAWFORD-CARROLL….WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS MORNING

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES…TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO BETWEEN -10 TO -15 EARLY THIS MORNING. WIND CHILL VALUES WILL BE 20 TO 25 BELOW LATE TONIGHT THROUGH LATE MONDAY MORNING.

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.