Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
342 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS THIS WEEKEND...

NJZ001-PAZ054-055-122145-
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SUSSEX-CARBON-MONROE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NEWTON...JIM THORPE...STROUDSBURG
342 AM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

...WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO 1 PM EST
SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A WIND
CHILL WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM SATURDAY TO 1 PM EST
SUNDAY. THE WIND CHILL WATCH IS NO LONGER IN EFFECT.

* TIMING...WIND CHILLS WILL BEGIN TO DROP TO DANGEROUS LEVELS
  EARLY SATURDAY MORNING AND REMAIN LOW THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.
  THE LOWEST WIND CHILLS ARE EXPECTED SATURDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATIONS...THE POCONOS AND FAR NORTHWESTERN NEW JERSEY.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 20 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...RANGING FROM 10 BELOW TO 15 ABOVE ZERO.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILL VALUES POTENTIALLY REACHING DANGEROUS
  LEVELS. THE COMBINATION OF VERY LOW WIND CHILLS AND FRIGID AIR
  TEMPERATURES HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO RESULT IN FROZEN PIPES...
  FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL WARNING MEANS THE COMBINATION OF VERY COLD AIR AND
STRONG WINDS WILL CREATE DANGEROUSLY LOW WIND CHILL VALUES. THIS
WILL RESULT IN FROST BITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

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