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Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 1:29 PM EST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 7 PM this evening to 9 am
EST Thursday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will
cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.
Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 10 below zero.

* Where... portions of east Tennessee, southwest Virginia and
southwest North Carolina.

* When... from 7 PM this evening to 9 am EST Thursday.

* Additional details... due to the snowfall that has occurred,
roads will remain icy and treacherous as temperatures remain
below freezing through Thursday morning. If you must drive, use
extreme caution. The cold wind chills may cause frostbite in as
little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.