Wind Chill Advisory:
Issued at: 3:38 am CST on December 11, 2013, expires at: 6:00 AM CST on December 12, 2013
- ...Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 am CST Thursday... The National Weather Service in Milwaukee/Sullivan has issued a Wind Chill Advisory...which is in effect from 6 PM this evening to 6 am CST Thursday.
- Timing...the lowest wind chills will occur between 7 PM and 4 am tonight.
- Wind chill values...lowest readings 18 to about 25 degrees below zero. Winds will be 7 to 12 mph.
- Impacts...wind chills this low can cause frost bite to unprotected skin in a matter of minutes. Hypothermia becomes a concern if precautions are not taken. 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. Davis