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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHICAGO IL
1003 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

INZ002-270515-
/O.CAN.KLOT.LE.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150227T1200Z/
PORTER-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...VALPARAISO
1003 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...LAKE EFFECT SNOW WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHICAGO HAS CANCELLED THE LAKE
EFFECT SNOW WARNING.

SOME LIGHT SNOW SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE AT TIMES TONIGHT WITH
LOCALIZED ACCUMULATIONS OF AN INCH OR TWO POSSIBLE BEFORE THE SNOW
SHOWERS END. THE THREAT OF HEAVY SNOW HAS ENDED.

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ILZ003>006-008-010>014-019>022-271215-
/O.CON.KLOT.WC.Y.0009.150227T0800Z-150227T1500Z/
WINNEBAGO-BOONE-MCHENRY-LAKE IL-OGLE-LEE-DE KALB-KANE-DUPAGE-COOK-
LA SALLE-KENDALL-GRUNDY-WILL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKFORD...BELVIDERE...WOODSTOCK...
WAUKEGAN...OREGON...DIXON...DEKALB...AURORA...WHEATON...CHICAGO...
OTTAWA...OSWEGO...MORRIS...JOLIET
1003 PM CST THU FEB 26 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 9 AM CST
FRIDAY...

* WIND CHILL VALUES...20 BELOW TO 25 BELOW ZERO IN SPOTS OVERNIGHT
  INTO FRIDAY MORNING.

* OTHER IMPACTS...FROST BITE CAN OCCUR IN 15 TO 30 MINUTES ON
  EXPOSED SKIN AT THE LOWER END OF THESE WIND CHILL VALUES.
  EXTENDED EXPOSURE WITHOUT PROPER CLOTHING WILL INCREASE THE
  RISK OF HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT THE WIND WILL COMBINE WITH THE
VERY COLD AIR TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN
FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.
IF YOU MUST VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND
GLOVES.

&&

$$

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