Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch:

Issued at: 8:45 PM EST on February 13, 2016, expires at: 10:00 AM EST on February 16, 2016
  • ...Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 9 am EST Sunday... ...Winter Storm Watch remains in effect from Sunday evening through Tuesday morning...
  • winds...northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph tonight. Winds Sunday night through Tuesday morning southeast around 5 to 10 mph.
  • Temperatures...falling into the single digits tonight into Sunday the teens Sunday night rising into the upper 20s to lower 30s Monday into Tuesday.
  • Wind chills...10 to 20 degrees below zero tonight into Sunday morning.
  • Precipitation type...snow...sleet and freezing rain Sunday night into Tuesday morning.
  • Accumulation...potential for around 5 inches of snow and sleet. Potential for around a quarter inch of ice from freezing rain.
  • Timing...lowest wind chills are expected late tonight through early Sunday morning. Snow will begin late Sunday night. Snow will continue through Monday before changing to sleet and freezing rain Monday night. Precipitation will end Tuesday afternoon.
  • Impacts...the dangerously low wind chills will lead to frost bite and hypothermia if precautions are not taken. Snow and ice will cause slippery roads and travel will be difficult. 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. A Winter Storm Watch means there is a potential for significant snow...sleet...or ice accumulations that may impact travel. Continue to monitor the latest forecasts.



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