Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Cheyenne, WY

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
910 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED LATE TONIGHT...

NEZ095-WYZ101-102-105>107-110-115-041700-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WC.Y.0002.150304T0900Z-150304T1700Z/
NORTH SIOUX-CONVERSE COUNTY LOWER ELEVATIONS-NIOBRARA COUNTY-
SHIRLEY BASIN-CENTRAL LARAMIE RANGE AND SOUTHWEST PLATTE COUNTY-
EAST PLATTE COUNTY-NORTH SNOWY RANGE FOOTHILLS-LARAMIE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HARRISON...DOUGLAS...GLENROCK...LUSK...
MEDICINE BOW...BORDEAUX...GLENDO...WHEATLAND...CHUGWATER...
GUERNSEY...ARLINGTON...ELK MOUNTAIN...LARAMIE
910 PM MST TUE MAR 3 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM MST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM MST WEDNESDAY.

* TIMING...TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO LOWER AS SKIES CLEAR
  THROUGH MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. WIND CHILLS WILL LOWER BELOW 15 BELOW
  ZERO AFTER MIDNIGHT.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AROUND 25 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR QUICKLY IN THESE CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE WIND CHILL IS THE TEMPERATURE YOUR BODY FEELS WHEN THE AIR
TEMPERATURE IS COMBINED WITH THE WIND SPEED. WITH WIND CHILLS IN
THE MINUS 20 TO 29 DEGREE RANGE FROSTBITE CAN OCCUR IN AS LITTLE
AS 30 MINUTES. THE MOST SUSCEPTIBLE PARTS OF THE BODY ARE THE
EXTREMITIES SUCH AS FINGERS...TOES...EAR LOBES...OR THE TIP OF
THE NOSE.

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