Wind Chill Advisory through 9 AM Thursday

The next surge of bitterly cold air comes with a stiff northwest breeze and dangerously low wind chills yet again.

 

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
203 PM CST Wed Jan 3 2018

…Bitterly cold wind chills return late tonight…

203 PM CST Wed Jan 3 2018

…WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
9 AM CST THURSDAY…

* WHAT…Very cold wind chills expected. Expect wind chills to
range from 5 above zero to 5 below zero.

* WHERE…Portions of north central and northeast Alabama and
southern middle Tennessee.

* WHEN…From midnight tonight to 9 AM CST Thursday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS…Frostbite could develop in as little as
30 minutes for exposed skin. Wind chills this low also
increase potential for hypothermia.

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.

Need some specifics about the weekend or next week? They’re always online at WHNT.com/Weather and in the “Daily Forecast” section on Live Alert 19!

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