AP-NC–KILM-NC Wind Chill Advisory, NC

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URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC

247 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

NCZ099-105>110-SCZ039-053>056-070430-

/O.EXA.KILM.WC.Y.0001.140107T0800Z-140107T1400Z/

COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-

COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-

WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-

COASTAL GEORGETOWN-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITEVILLE…BURGAW…SURF CITY…

TOPSAIL BEACH…WILMINGTON…CAROLINA BEACH…

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH…LELAND…BOLIVIA…SHALLOTTE…

OCEAN ISLE BEACH…HOLDEN BEACH…OAK ISLAND…SOUTHPORT…

KINGSTREE…CONWAY…MYRTLE BEACH…NORTH MYRTLE BEACH…

GARDEN CITY…ANDREWS…GEORGETOWN…MURRELLS INLET

247 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM EST TUESDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A WIND

CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM EST

TUESDAY.

* LOCATIONS…COASTAL PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH AND SOUTH

CAROLINA.

* WIND CHILL…FROM 0 TO 5 ABOVE…DUE TO LOW TEMPERATURES OF 15

TO 20 DEGREES…AND NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP

TO 25 MPH.

* TIMING…LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS…THIS COMBINATION OF COLD AIR AND WINDS CAN BECOME

DANGEROUS WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE…PARTICULARLY IF PROPER

CLOTHING IS NOT WORN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS

WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS MAY RESULT IN

FROST BITE AND COULD POTENTIALLY LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF

PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS…MAKE

SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES. MAKE SURE PETS AND LIVESTOCK ARE

BROUGHT INDOORS…OR AT LEAST HAVE PROPER SHELTER FROM THE COLD.

&&

$$

NCZ087-096-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-070430-

/O.CON.KILM.WC.Y.0001.140107T0800Z-140107T1400Z/

ROBESON-BLADEN-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…LUMBERTON…ELIZABETHTOWN…

BENNETTSVILLE…DARLINGTON…DILLON…FLORENCE…MARION

247 PM EST MON JAN 6 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM EST

TUESDAY…

* LOCATIONS…INTERIOR PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH AND SOUTH

CAROLINA.

* WIND CHILL…AROUND ZERO…BUT MAY BRIEFLY REACH AS LOW AS MINUS

5…DUE TO LOW TEMPERATURES OF 12 TO 16 DEGREES…AND NORTHWEST

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

* TIMING…LATE TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS…THIS COMBINATION OF COLD AIR AND WINDS CAN BECOME

DANGEROUS WITH PROLONGED EXPOSURE…PARTICULARLY IF PROPER

CLOTHING IS NOT WORN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS

WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS MAY RESULT IN

FROST BITE AND COULD POTENTIALLY LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF

PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS…MAKE

SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES. MAKE SURE PETS AND LIVESTOCK ARE

BROUGHT INDOORS…OR AT LEAST HAVE PROPER SHELTER FROM THE COLD.

&&

$$

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Mon Jan 6 2014 2:47PM EST

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