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Wind Chill Advisory

Statement as of 12:40 PM EST on January 17, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EST on January 18, 2018


... Wind Chill Advisory now in effect until 10 am EST Thursday...

* 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 10 above zero to around zero through the
afternoon, dropping to between 5 above zero and 5 below zero
overnight.


* Where... portions of north central, northwest and west central
Georgia.

* When... until 10 am EST Thursday.

* Additional details... due to the snowfall that has occurred, roads
will remain icy and treacherous as temperatures remain below
freezing the remainder of today through Thursday morning. If you
must drive, use extreme caution. The cold wind chills may 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.




Special Statement

Statement as of 10:42 AM EST on January 17, 2018

Expires 10:00 AM EST on January 18, 2018


... Extremely hazardous driving conditions expected today and
tonight...

Bitterly cold temperatures have allowed snow to compact into ice
across many roadways in the area. Despite ample sunshine through
the day, temperatures are not expected to rise above freezing.
Snow and ice will continue to be a problem on roadways today and
tonight. Roads in direct sunlight today may experience some
melting, however expect this to refreeze fairly quickly after
sunset tonight. Widespread melting is not expected until Thursday
afternoon.

Travel today and tonight is not advised. If you must travel,
please exercise extreme caution. Slow down and allow extra time to
reach your destination.


1042 am EST Wed Jan 17 2018

... Extremely hazardous driving conditions expected today and
tonight...

Bitterly cold temperatures have allowed snow to compact into ice
across many roadways in the area. Despite ample sunshine through
the day, temperatures are not expected to rise above freezing.
Snow and ice will continue to be a problem on roadways today and
tonight. Roads in direct sunlight today may experience some
melting, however expect this to refreeze fairly quickly after
sunset tonight. Widespread melting is not expected until Thursday
afternoon.

Travel today and tonight is not advised. If you must travel,
please exercise extreme caution. Slow down and allow extra time to
reach your destination.



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