Winter Weather Warnings / Watches / Advisories
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
341 AM CST MON FEB 23 2015

ILZ058>060-064-065-069-070-074-079-095>102-MOZ018-019-026-027-
034>036-041-042-050>052-060-061-063-064-231500-
/O.CON.KLSX.WC.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-150223T1500Z/
ADAMS IL-AUDRAIN MO-BOND IL-BOONE MO-BROWN IL-CALHOUN IL-
CALLAWAY MO-CLINTON IL-FAYETTE IL-GREENE IL-JERSEY IL-KNOX MO-
LEWIS MO-LINCOLN MO-MACOUPIN IL-MADISON IL-MARION IL-MARION MO-
MONROE IL-MONROE MO-MONTGOMERY IL-MONTGOMERY MO-PIKE IL-PIKE MO-
RALLS MO-RANDOLPH IL-SHELBY MO-ST. CHARLES MO-ST. CLAIR IL-
ST. LOUIS CITY MO-ST. LOUIS MO-WARREN MO-WASHINGTON IL-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLEVILLE...BOWLING GREEN...CHESTER...
COLUMBIA...EDWARDSVILLE...HANNIBAL...LITCHFIELD...MEXICO...
QUINCY...SALEM...ST CHARLES...ST LOUIS...VANDALIA
341 AM CST MON FEB 23 2015

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS
MORNING...

* TIMING...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL PERSIST THIS MORNING
  THROUGH 9 AM.

* WIND CHILL...AS LOW AS 20 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES 4 BELOW TO 9
  ABOVE ZERO...AND WINDS NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS OF THIS MAGNITUDE CAN RESULT IN
  FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 30 MINUTES. PEOPLE
  WHO ARE OUTDOORS WITHOUT SUFFICIENT PROTECTION WILL RUN A HIGH
  RISK OF FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND COMBINES WITH
VERY LOW TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUS CONDITIONS FOR EXPOSED
SKIN. THE COLD AIR AND WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS BETWEEN
15 AND 24 DEGREES BELOW ZERO FOR SEVERAL HOURS. THOSE PLANNING TO
VENTURE OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY...
MAKING SURE THAT ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED.

&&

$$

BYRD





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