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Wind Chill Advisory

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...ANOTHER DANGEROUSLY COLD NIGHT FOR NORTHEAST MINNESOTA...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW CONTINUES ACROSS THE WISCONSIN SNOW BELT...

AN ARCTIC AIR MASS IS BEARING DOWN ON THE NORTHLAND RESULTING IN
VERY COLD AIR AND LAKE EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS. IN NORTHEAST MINNESOTA
CLEAR SKIES WILL RESULT IN TEMPERATURES FALLING TO 10 TO 20 BELOW
ZERO OR COLDER...AND WHILE WINDS WILL BE CALM ACROSS MUCH OF NORTH
CENTRAL MINNESOTA A LIGHT NORTH-NORTHWEST WIND ACROSS THE
MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD WILL RESULT IN DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS
APPROACHING 40 BELOW. ALONG THE SOUTH SHORE LAKE EFFECT SNOW HAS
DIMINISHED IN INTENSITY THIS AFTERNOON BUT WILL REDEVELOP TONIGHT
RESULTING IN LIGHT TO MODERATE SNOW...MAINLY ALONG THE HIGHER
TERRAIN OF NORTHERN IRON COUNTY.


MNZ011-012-019>021-037-100715-
/O.NEW.KDLH.WC.Y.0007.160210T0200Z-160210T1500Z/
NORTH ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-
SOUTHERN LAKE/NORTH SHORE-SOUTHERN COOK/NORTH SHORE-
CARLTON/SOUTH ST. LOUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ELY...ISABELLA...HIBBING...
TWO HARBORS...SILVER BAY...GRAND MARAIS...DULUTH
303 PM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM
CST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN DULUTH HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST
WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...MINNESOTA ARROWHEAD INCLUDING DULUTH...HIBBING...
  VIRGINIA...ELY...TWO HARBORS...AND GRAND MARAIS.

* TIMING...TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...25 TO 35 BELOW ZERO...APPROACHING 40 BELOW
  ZERO ACROSS INLAND COOK COUNTY.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...10 TO 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS CAN CAUSE FROSTBITE TO DEVELOP
  ON EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 15 TO 30 MINUTES.

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.

&&

$$

JJM





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