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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
352 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED ESPECIALLY THIS WEEKEND...

MEZ007>009-NHZ001-002-121700-
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0002.000000T0000Z-160212T1400Z/
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NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-NORTHERN COOS-
SOUTHERN COOS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ANDOVER...ROXBURY...UPTON...
WILSONS MILLS...COBURN GORE...RANGELEY...KINGFIELD...BINGHAM...
JACKMAN...COLEBROOK...BERLIN...LANCASTER
352 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS
MORNING...
...WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 38 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 23 BELOW TO
  13 ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
  MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY TODAY. THE COLDEST WIND CHILL READINGS
  OF THE SEASON THIS FAR ARE EXPECTED TO OCCUR SATURDAY NIGHT AND
  SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...23 BELOW TO 13 ABOVE ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS
WILL COMBINE 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.

A WIND CHILL WATCH MEANS THE THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A
COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS TO CREATE
DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS
AND WARNINGS FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

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NORTHERN GRAFTON-NORTHERN CARROLL-SOUTHERN GRAFTON-SULLIVAN-
CHESHIRE NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LITTLETON...NORTH CONWAY...LEBANON...
HANOVER...PLYMOUTH...CLAREMONT...NEWPORT...CHARLESTOWN...
JAFFREY...KEENE
352 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL READINGS.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 36 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 21 BELOW TO
  ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...21 BELOW TO ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WATCH MEANS THE THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A
COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS TO CREATE
DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS
AND WARNINGS FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$

MEZ012>014-018>022-NHZ006-008>010-012-013-015-121700-
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.A.0001.160214T0500Z-160214T1400Z/
SOUTHERN OXFORD-SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHERN SOMERSET-INTERIOR YORK-
INTERIOR CUMBERLAND-ANDROSCOGGIN-KENNEBEC-INTERIOR WALDO-
SOUTHERN CARROLL-MERRIMACK-BELKNAP-STRAFFORD-
EASTERN HILLSBOROUGH NH-INTERIOR ROCKINGHAM-
WESTERN AND CENTRAL HILLSBOROUGH NH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...RUMFORD...NORWAY...FRYEBURG...OXFORD...
FARMINGTON...WILTON...MADISON...SKOWHEGAN...PITTSFIELD...
SANFORD...BERWICK...NORTH WINDHAM...GORHAM...BRIDGTON...
LEWISTON...AUBURN...LIVERMORE FALLS...AUGUSTA...WATERVILLE...
WINTERPORT...UNITY...WOLFEBORO...OSSIPEE...CONCORD...HOOKSETT...
LACONIA...MEREDITH...ROCHESTER...DOVER...MANCHESTER...NASHUA...
SALEM...DERRY...EXETER...PETERBOROUGH...WEARE
352 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUS WIND CHILL READINGS.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 38 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 15 BELOW
  TO ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
  MPH.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IF UNPROTECTED FROM THE
  COLD.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...15 BELOW TO ZERO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WATCH MEANS THE THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR A
COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS TO CREATE
DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. MONITOR THE LATEST FORECASTS
AND WARNINGS FOR UPDATES ON THIS SITUATION.

&&

$$



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