Friday, February 12, 2021

Winter Weather Watch

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209 PM CST Fri Feb 12 2021

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO NOON
CST SATURDAY...
...WIND CHILL WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SATURDAY EVENING THROUGH
TUESDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...For the Wind Chill Advisory, very cold wind chills
expected. Wind chills as low as 25 below zero. For the Wind
Chill Watch, dangerously cold wind chills possible. Wind
chills as low as 45 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of east central and southeast South Dakota,
northeast Nebraska, northwest and west central Iowa and
southwest Minnesota. This includes the tribal lands of the
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribal Nation.

* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Advisory, from midnight tonight to
noon CST Saturday. For the Wind Chill Watch, from Saturday
evening through Tuesday morning.

* IMPACTS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.

Monitor the latest forecasts for updates on this situation.

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