WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR ATHENS CO, THU, 1/4/18, 4PM TO FRI, 1/5/18, 1PM, WIND CHILLS 0 TO -20

Wind Chill Advisory

Wind chill advisory in effect for Athens County from Thursday, 1/4/18, 4PM until Friday, 1/5/18, 1PM.

  • WHAT – Very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.  Expect wind chills to range from 0 to 20 below zero.
  • WHERE – Portions of southeast Ohio and central, northeast, northern and southeast West Virginia.
  • WHEN – From 4 PM this afternoon to 1 PM Friday.

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.

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