AP-KS–KEAX-KS Wind Chill Advisory, KS

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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO

345 AM CST TUE JAN 21 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM UNTIL 9 AM TUESDAY

MORNING…

.VERY COLD AIR HAS MOVED INTO NORTHERN MISSOURI EARLY THIS MORNING.

STRONG WINDS ARE ACCOMPANYING THIS SURGE OF COLD AIR CAUSING THE SINGLE

DIGIT AIR TEMPERATURES TO FEEL LIKE IT IS MINUS 15 TO MINUS 20

DEGREES.

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DONIPHAN-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-GENTRY-HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-

BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…TROY…TARKIO…MARYVILLE…ALBANY…

STANBERRY…MOUND CITY…OREGON…SAVANNAH…CAMERON…GALLATIN…

JAMESPORT…ST. JOSEPH…PLATTSBURG…HAMILTON…POLO…

CHILLICOTHE

345 AM CST TUE JAN 21 2014

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS

ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY…WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST

THIS MORNING.

* TIMING…CURRENT TEMPERATURES TO BE IN THE SINGLE DIGITS…AND

NORTH WIND 20 TO 30 MPH HAVE DROPPED WIND CHILLS BELOW MINUS 15

DEGREES. BY 9AM TEMPERATURES WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE…WHILE WINDS

DECREASE CAUSING WIND CHILL CONCERNS TO DIMINISH BY MID MORNING.

* WIND CHILLS…RANGING BETWEEN MINUS 15 AND MINUS 20 DEGREES THOUGH

MID MORNING.

* WINDS… NORTHWEST WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH BY THROUGH MID MORNING.

* IMPACTS…ANYTHING LIVING LEFT OUTSIDE WILL BE EXPOSED TO

EXTREMELY COLD AND DANGEROUS TEMPERATURES. FROST BITE AND

HYPOTHERMIA ARE POSSIBLE IF SKIN IS EXPOSED TO THESE

TEMPERATURES FOR EVEN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME.

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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PLEASE REPORT SNOW OR ICE AMOUNTS TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

ON FACEBOOK BY SEARCHING FOR…U.S. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

KANSAS CITY…OR BY VISITING HTTP…//GO.USA.GOV/DFQB (UPPER

CASE). ON TWITTER…CONTACT US AT @NWSKANSASCITY.

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Tue Jan 21 2014 4:45AM EST

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