Swain Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 10:11 AM EST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 7 am EST Thursday
above 3500 feet...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills
will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed
skin. Expect wind chills to range from 5 above zero to 15
below zero.

* Where... Swain, Haywood and Graham counties.

* When... until 7 am EST Thursday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

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