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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BURLINGTON VT
348 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NYZ026-027-029>031-034-087-311800-
/O.CON.KBTV.WC.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150131T1800Z/
NORTHERN ST. LAWRENCE-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-SOUTHEASTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
SOUTHERN FRANKLIN-WESTERN CLINTON-WESTERN ESSEX-
SOUTHWESTERN ST. LAWRENCE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MASSENA...MALONE...STAR LAKE...
SARANAC LAKE...TUPPER LAKE...DANNEMORA...LAKE PLACID...
OGDENSBURG...POTSDAM...GOUVERNEUR
348 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BURLINGTON CONTINUES THE WIND
CHILL WARNING FOR DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS...UNTIL 1 PM EST
THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATIONS...SAINT LAWRENCE...FRANKLIN...WESTERN CLINTON AND
  WESTERN ESSEX COUNTIES IN NORTHERN NEW YORK.

* HAZARD TYPES...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...AS LOW AS 31 BELOW DUE TO TEMPERATURES
  15 BELOW TO ZERO...AND WINDS NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS
  UP TO 20 MPH.

* TIMING...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE DEVELOP THIS
  MORNING...BEFORE TEMPERATURES WARM LATE THIS MORNING INTO EARLY
  AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS OF THIS MAGNITUDE ARE
  CAPABLE OF DEVELOPING FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN LESS THAN
  15 MINUTES.

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 FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA OR DEATH IF
PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PLEASE STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO...YOUR LOCAL MEDIA...OR
GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BURLINGTON FOR FURTHER UPDATES ON THIS
WEATHER SITUATION.

&&

$$

URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
244 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

NYZ032-033-311600-
/O.CON.KALY.WC.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150131T1600Z/
NORTHERN HERKIMER-HAMILTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ATWELL...BIG MOOSE...EAGLE BAY...
MCKEEVER...NOBLEBORO...NORTHWOOD...OLD FORGE...SPECULATOR
244 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATIONS...NORTHERN HERKIMER AND HAMILTON COUNTIES.

* HAZARD TYPES...LIFE THREATENING AND DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS MORNING.

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

* TEMPERATURES...10 TO 20 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...30 TO 40 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

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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