Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
906 PM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS OVERNIGHT...

.NORTHWEST WINDS WILL REMAIN BRISK INTO THE NIGHT. THE
COMBINATION OF COLD AND THIS WIND WILL CREATE BITTERLY COLD WIND
CHILLS.

IAZ004>007-015>017-023-024-181100-
/O.CON.KDMX.WC.Y.0021.141118T0900Z-141118T1500Z/
EMMET-KOSSUTH-WINNEBAGO-WORTH-PALO ALTO-HANCOCK-CERRO GORDO-
POCAHONTAS-HUMBOLDT-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ESTHERVILLE...ALGONA...FOREST CITY...
LAKE MILLS...NORTHWOOD...MANLY...EMMETSBURG...GARNER...BRITT...
KANAWHA...MASON CITY...CLEAR LAKE...POCAHONTAS...LAURENS...
ROLFE...FONDA...GILMORE CITY...HUMBOLDT
906 PM CST MON NOV 17 2014

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 3 AM TO 9 AM CST
TUESDAY...

* TEMPERATURES/WIND CHILL VALUES...TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO A FEW
  DEGREES EITHER SIDE OF ZERO OVERNIGHT WITH WIND CHILL VALUES
  TO AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS...FROST BITE CAN LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS
  ARE NOT TAKEN TO REDUCE EXPOSURE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. IF YOU MUST VENTURE
OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES AND MINIMIZE
EXPOSED SKIN.

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