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Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 3:40 AM CST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening...
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to 9 am
CST Friday...

* what... blowing snow and very cold wind chills expected. Winds
gusting as high as 40 to 45 mph. Wind chills as low as 30 below
zero expected.

* Where... much of central Iowa.

* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, until 6 PM CST this
evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 6 PM this evening
to 9 am CST Friday.

* Additional details... plan on slippery Road conditions. Areas of
blowing snow could significantly reduce visibility, especially
in open areas. The hazardous conditions could impact the
morning or evening commute. The cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory for blowing snow means that
visibilities will be limited due to strong winds blowing snow
around. Use caution when traveling, especially in open areas.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.

The latest Road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.







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