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Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:34 AM EST Dec. 12, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from midnight tonight to 9 am
EST Wednesday...

* 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 5 below
zero.

* Where... portions of southwest and west central Virginia,
northwest North Carolina and southeast West Virginia.

* When... from midnight tonight to 9 am EST Wednesday.

* Additional details... northwest winds will also be gusting as
high as 45 mph, especially this evening. Around an inch or less
of snow will be possible with isolated 2 inch amounts along the
ridges.

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.

The public is encouraged to report snowfall amounts or wind
damage to the National Weather Service via email at
rnk.Skywarn@noaa.Gov... through facebook or twitter... or by calling
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