AP-NC–KRNK-NC Wind Chill Advisory, NC

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URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA

123 PM EST TUE JAN 7 2014

…GUSTY WINDS AND VERY COLD…

.AN ARCTIC AIRMASS HAS INVADED THE REGION…BRINGING GUSTY

WINDS…BITTERLY COLD AIR…AND FRIGID WIND CHILLS. THESE HARSH

CONDITIONS WILL LINGER THROUGH THIS EVENING…UNTIL WINDS BECOME

LIGHTER AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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ASHE-ALLEGHANY NC-WATAUGA-TAZEWELL-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-

PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-GRAYSON-CARROLL-FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-

ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-MERCER-SUMMERS-MONROE-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WEST JEFFERSON…SPARTA…BOONE…

TAZEWELL…MARION…BLAND…PEARISBURG…WYTHEVILLE…RADFORD…

PULASKI…BLACKSBURG…INDEPENDENCE…WHITETOP…TROUTDALE…

VOLNEY…GALAX…FLOYD…NEW CASTLE…CLIFTON FORGE…COVINGTON…

ROANOKE…SALEM…FINCASTLE…LEXINGTON…BUENA VISTA…

BLUEFIELD…HINTON…HIX…UNION

123 PM EST TUE JAN 7 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT…

…WIND CHILL WARNING IS CANCELLED…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS ISSUED A WIND

CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT.

THE WIND CHILL WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* HAZARD TYPES…WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING…THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS…FROSTBITE IS A DANGER TO EXPOSED SKIN.

* WINDS…WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES…5 TO 15 ABOVE ZERO.

* WIND CHILL…ZERO TO 15 BELOW ZERO.

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. PETS NEED PROTECTION FROM THE COLD AS WELL.

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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123 PM EST TUE JAN 7 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS CANCELLED…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BLACKSBURG HAS CANCELLED THE WIND

CHILL ADVISORY.

GUSTY WINDS MAY PRODUCE WIND CHILLS NEAR ZERO THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH THIS EVENING.

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Tue Jan 7 2014 1:23PM EST

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