Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
1049 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...ANOTHER BITTER COLD NIGHT...

.TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO FALL OVERNIGHT AND WITH SOUTH
WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH...WIND CHILLS OF 20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO
ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING. THESE WIND CHILLS CAN
CAUSE FROSTBITE IN LESS THAN 30 MINUTES. TAKE PRECAUTIONS IF OUT
IN THE COLD OVERNIGHT.

IAZ008>010-018-019-029-030-MNZ086-087-094-095-281015-
/O.CON.KARX.WC.Y.0012.150228T0600Z-150228T1500Z/
MITCHELL-HOWARD-WINNESHIEK-FLOYD-CHICKASAW-FAYETTE-CLAYTON-DODGE-
OLMSTED-MOWER-FILLMORE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DECORAH...CHARLES CITY...OELWEIN...
ROCHESTER...AUSTIN
1049 PM CST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST
SATURDAY...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SATURDAY.

* EXPECT WIND CHILLS TO RANGE BETWEEN 20 AND 30 BELOW ZERO...WITH
  THE COLDEST WIND CHILLS OCCURRING AROUND 5 AM SATURDAY.

* THE COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE IN AS LITTLE AS 30
  MINUTES TO EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA
CAN OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT
AND GLOVES.

$$

BAUMGARDT


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