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Urgent Winter Weather Message

Release Date: January 06, 2014
Wind Chill Advisory from National Weather Service

          Wind Chill Advisory
          
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1035 AM EST MON JAN 6 2014

...DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS EXPECTED FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
TUESDAY...

.AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL SETTLE INTO OUR AREA TONIGHT AND TUESDAY.
THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD TEMPERATURES AND GUSTY WINDS WILL
RESULT IN BITTERLY COLD AND EVEN DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

NJZ001-007-008-PAZ060>062-062200-
/O.CON.KPHI.WC.Y.0002.140107T0600Z-140108T1100Z/
SUSSEX-WARREN-MORRIS-BERKS-LEHIGH-NORTHAMPTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...WASHINGTON...MORRISTOWN...
READING...ALLENTOWN...BETHLEHEM...EASTON
1035 AM EST MON JAN 6 2014

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TUESDAY TO
6 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS COLD AND WIND.

* WIND CHILL VALUES....AS LOW AS MINUS 15 TO MINUS 20 DEGREES.

* TIMING...LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE DANGEROUS COLD AND WIND
  MAY LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR
AND STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES.
LIMIT YOUR TIME OUT OF DOORS IF POSSIBLE.

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