Wind Chill Advisory

Published 02/12 2016 03:50AM

Updated 02/12 2016 06:35AM

Issued at: 02/12/2016 7:00:00 PM CST
Expires on: 02/13/2016 9:00:00 AM CST
Counties affected: Buena Vista IAZ002-003-013-014-021-022-MNZ080-081-089-090-121745- /O.NEW.KFSD.WC.Y.0005.160213T0100Z-160213T1500Z/ OSCEOLA-DICKINSON-O'BRIEN-CLAY IA-CHEROKEE-BUENA VISTA-MURRAY- COTTONWOOD-NOBLES-JACKSON- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SIBLEY...SPIRIT LAKE...MILFORD... ARNOLDS PARK...SHELDON...HARTLEY...SANBORN...SPENCER...CHEROKEE... STORM LAKE...SLAYTON...FULDA...WINDOM...MOUNTAIN LAKE... WORTHINGTON...JACKSON...LAKEFIELD 345 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016 ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST SATURDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SIOUX FALLS HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST SATURDAY. * WIND AND VISIBILITY...NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH THIS EVENING WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH TO 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT. * WIND CHILL VALUES...WIND CHILL VALUES WILL FALL TO 20 BELOW TO 30 BELOW ZERO. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN A COMBINATION OF WIND AND COLD TEMPERATURES WILL CREATE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 20 DEGREES BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR A PERIOD OF SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE OUTDOORS SHOULD DRESS WARMLY...MAKING SURE THAT ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED. && $$