Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
707 AM EDT WED OCT 1 2014

TO:       FAMILY OF SERVICES SUBSCRIBERS...BROADCAST MEDIA...NOAA
          WEATHER WIRE SERVICE...EMERGENCY MANAGERS...NWS CUSTOMERS
          AND PARTNERS

FROM:     STEVE NAGLIC
          WCM...COLUMBIA SC

SUBJECT:  CHANGES TO WIND CHILL ADVISORY AND WARNING CRITERIA
          FOR THE COLUMBIA NWS AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY TO BECOME
          EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 1 2014

BEGINNING MONDAY DECEMBER 1 2014...THE CRITERIA BY WHICH NWS
COLUMBIA ISSUES WIND CHILL ADVISORIES AND WARNINGS WILL CHANGE FOR
ITS ENTIRE AREA OF RESPONSIBILITY. THE CURRENT CRITERIA OF ZERO
DEGREES FOR A WIND CHILL ADVISORY WILL NOW BECOME PLUS FIVE DEGREES
AND THE CURRENT WIND CHILL WARNING CRITERIA OF MINUS 15 DEGREES WILL
BECOME MINUS 10 DEGREES.

SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTIES AFFECTED BY THIS CHANGE ARE:
AIKEN...BAMBERG...BARNWELL...CALHOUN...CHESTERFIELD...CLARENDON...
EDGEFIELD...FAIRFIELD...KESHAW...LANCASTER...LEE...LEXINGTON...
MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...ORANGEBURG...RICHLAND...SALUDA...SUMTER

GEORGIA COUNTIES AFFECTED BY THIS CHANGE ARE:
BURKE...COLUMBIA...LINCOLN...MCDUFFIE...RICHMOND

IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CONTACT:

STEVE NAGLIC
WCM NWS COLUMBIA
2909 AVIATION WAY
WEST COLUMBIA SC 29170

PHONE...803-765-5501 X223
E-MAIL...STEVEN.NAGLIC@NOAA.GOV

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