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Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 4:23 AM EST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 PM this evening to 11 am
EST Thursday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. Expect wind chills to
range from 10 above zero to 10 below zero.

* Where... portions of southwest and west central Virginia and
northwest North Carolina.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to 11 am EST Thursday.

* Additional details... the cold wind chills will cause frostbite
in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

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.