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

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHEYENNE WY
426 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...VERY COLD WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES IN THE LARAMIE VALLEY THROUGH
MID MORNING...

.TEMPERATURES ARE CURRENTLY A FEW DEGREES BELOW ZERO OVER MUCH OF
THE LARAMIE VALLEY. THESE COLD TEMPERATURES COMBINED WITH SOUTH
TO SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH ARE PRODUCING WIND CHILL VALUES
OF AROUND TWENTY BELOW ZERO.

WYZ115-271600-
/O.NEW.KCYS.WC.Y.0001.150227T1126Z-150227T1600Z/
LARAMIE VALLEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...LARAMIE
426 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHEYENNE HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM MST THIS MORNING.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...TWENTY BELOW ZERO TO TWENTY FIVE BELOW
  ZERO.

* IMPACTS...THESE VERY LOW WIND CHILL TEMPERATURES 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.

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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