Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
434 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS ACROSS NORTHERN MINNESOTA AGAIN
THIS MORNING...

.BITTERLY COLD AIR WILL CONTINUE TO SETTLE INTO THE NORTHLAND THIS
MORNING. THE COMBINATION OF AIR TEMPERATURES FROM 15 TO 25 BELOW
ZERO AND 5 TO 10 MPH WINDS WILL RESULT IN VERY COLD AND DANGEROUS
WIND CHILL READINGS FOR MUCH OF THIS MORNING.

MNZ010>012-018>021-026-037-251600-
/O.CON.KDLH.WC.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-150225T1600Z/
KOOCHICHING-NORTHERN ST. LOUIS-NORTHERN COOK/NORTHERN LAKE-
NORTHERN ITASCA-CENTRAL ST. LOUIS-SOUTHERN LAKE/LAKESHORE-
SOUTHERN COOK/LAKESHORE-SOUTHERN ITASCA-
CARLTON/SOUTHERN ST. LOUIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...INTERNATIONAL FALLS...ELY...ISABELLA...
BIGFORK...HIBBING...TWO HARBORS...GRAND MARAIS...GRAND RAPIDS...
DULUTH...CLOQUET
434 AM CST WED FEB 25 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...ALL OF NORTHERN MINNESOTA ROUGHLY ALONG AND NORTH
  OF THE U.S. HIGHWAY 2 CORRIDOR FROM THE TWIN PORTS TO CASS
  LAKE.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...GENERALLY BETWEEN 25 BELOW AND 35 BELOW
  ZERO. SOME READINGS NEAR 40 BELOW ACROSS PARTS OF LAKE AND COOK
  COUNTIES NEAR THE HIGHER TERRAIN ALONG THE NORTH SHORE...AND
  ALONG THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER.

* WINDS...NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* WIND GUSTS...LOCAL GUSTS FROM 15 TO 20 MPH ALONG THE NORTH
  SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR.

* FROSTBITE TIME...15 TO 25 MINUTES ON ANY EXPOSED SKIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD ARCTIC AIR AND WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE VERY COLD WIND CHILLS. THIS COULD LEAD
TO HYPOTHERMIA AND EVENTUAL FROSTBITE IF EXPOSED SKIN IS NOT
PROTECTED. IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE TO COVER AS
MUCH EXPOSED SKIN AS POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY YOUR HANDS AND FACE.

&&

$$

DAP





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