Posted 203 days ago – National Weather Service

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Wind Chill values are improving across the area as temperatures climb. Wind chills are still below zero across the area, but have climbed above warning criteria in most places. The warning will be allowed to expire on schedule this evening.

Wind Chill Warning remains in effect until 7 pm EST this evening.

A Wind Chill Warning remains in effect until 7 pm EST this evening.

  • Wind Chill values: Wind chills across the area range from one to 17 degrees below zero this afternoon, and will continue to improve this evening.

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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.

What is a Wind Chill Warning?

Wind chill temperatures reaching or exceeding locally defined warning criteria (typical value is -18°F or colder) Source: nws.noaa.gov