Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
240 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...ARCTIC AIR TO SURGE INTO THE REGION TONIGHT...

.AN ARCTIC FRONT SWEEPING OVER THE AREA THROUGH TONIGHT WILL
PRODUCE PLUMMETING TEMPERATURES AND BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS. LOOK
FOR WIND CHILL READINGS NEAR 30 BELOW ZERO BY FRIDAY MORNING.

WIZ005-010>012-018-019-130415-
/O.NEW.KGRB.WC.Y.0004.170113T0400Z-170113T1600Z/
VILAS-ONEIDA-FOREST-FLORENCE-LINCOLN-LANGLADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...EAGLE RIVER...LAC DU FLAMBEAU...
RHINELANDER...CRANDON...AURORA...COMMONWEALTH...SPREAD EAGLE...
MERRILL...TOMAHAWK...ANTIGO
240 PM CST THU JAN 12 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
CST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREEN BAY HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 10 AM
CST FRIDAY.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...FALLING TO 25 TO 30 BELOW ZERO BY FRIDAY
  MORNING.

* IMPACTS...THE BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CAUSE FROSTBITE TO
  EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 20 MINUTES.

* OTHER IMPACTS...THE ARCTIC AIR WILL BE USHERED IN ON GUSTY WEST
  WINDS THROUGH THIS EVENING, PRODUCING POCKETS OF BLOWING AND
  DRIFTING SNOW. THE DRIFTING SNOW IN RURAL OPEN AREAS WILL
  PRODUCE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL
GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROSTBITE AND LEAD
TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF GOING OUTDOORS...
MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES.

&&

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