Dangerous Wind Chills This Morning

...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS this morning...

...A WIND CHILL WARNING in effect for the northern half of central Illinois through Noon today...

...A WIND CHILL ADVISORY in effect for the southern half of central Illinois through Noon today...


This morning's low temperatures will range between zero to -10. Wind chills will range from -15 to -30 in central Illinois, and around -10 in southeast Illinois. Temperatures will gradually become warmer by Wednesday.

YouTube Multimedia Weather Briefing on the Wind Chill Warning/Advisory

During these dangerously cold conditions, please limit your time outdoors if possible.  Frostbite or hypothermia is possible with lengthy exposure to the cold.  If you have to be outside, be sure to dress warmly in multiple layers.

If you will be traveling, make sure you have a winter survival kit that includes blankets and/or a sleeping bag in your vehicle.

Bring pets indoors. 

Check on your elderly friends and family.

For more information about winter weather safety, please click HERE.

For the WINTER WEATHER MONITOR link and Road conditions, click HERE.


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