Artic Cold Returns To Northeast

01.20.14 | Bob Price

WIND CHILL ADVISORY ALL OF WNY Tuesday 6pm-Wednesday 11am. Wind chills of -20 possible.

Here are the advisories:

NIAGARA-ORLEANS-MONROE-WAYNE-NORTHERN CAYUGA-NORTHERN ERIE-
GENESEE-WYOMING-LIVINGSTON-ONTARIO-SOUTHERN ERIE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NIAGARA FALLS...MEDINA...ROCHESTER...
NEWARK...FAIR HAVEN...BUFFALO...BATAVIA...WARSAW...GENESEO...
CANANDAIGUA...ORCHARD PARK...SPRINGVILLE
410 PM EST MON JAN 20 2014

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM EST
WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATIONS...NIAGARA...ORLEANS...MONROE...NORTHERN CAYUGA...ERIE...
  GENESEE...WYOMING...LIVINGSTON AND ONTARIO COUNTIES.

* TIMING...EARLY TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 20 BELOW.

* IMPACTS...PROLONGED EXPOSURE OUTDOORS WITH WIND CHILL VALUES
  THIS LOW MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE AND OR HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 15 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR A PERIOD OF SEVERAL HOURS. IF YOU WILL
BE OUTDOORS USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY...MAKING SURE THAT
ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED. IF POSSIBLE...AVOID PROLONGED
EXPOSURE TO THE COLD TO PREVENT FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

CHAUTAUQUA-CATTARAUGUS-ALLEGANY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JAMESTOWN...OLEAN...WELLSVILLE
410 PM EST MON JAN 20 2014

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A WIND CHILL
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO 11 AM EST
WEDNESDAY. THE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* LOCATIONS...THE WESTERN SOUTHERN TIER.

* TIMING...EARLY TUESDAY EVENING THROUGH LATE WEDNESDAY MORNING.

* HAZARDS....WIND CHILL LESS THAN 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS AROUND 5 BELOW TUESDAY NIGHT. BETWEEN ZERO
  AND 5 BELOW WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...PROLONGED EXPOSURE OUTDOORS WITH WIND CHILL VALUES
  THIS LOW MAY CAUSE FROSTBITE AND OR HYPOTHERMIA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE
WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR
EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 15 DEGREES
BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR A PERIOD OF SEVERAL HOURS. IF YOU WILL
BE OUTDOORS USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY...MAKING SURE THAT
ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED. IF POSSIBLE...AVOID PROLONGED
EXPOSURE TO THE COLD TO PREVENT FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.