URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE (Ridges)

National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA
334 AM EST Sun Dec 31 2017


MDZ001-PAZ074-076-WVZ510-512>514-311645-
/O.EXT.KPBZ.WC.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-180102T1800Z/
Garrett-Westmoreland Ridges-Fayette Ridges-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-
Eastern Preston-Western Tucker-Eastern Tucker-
Including the cities of Mountain Lake Park, Oakland MD,
Grantsville, Ligonier, Donegal, Champion, Ohiopyle, Coopers Rock,
Terra Alta, Rowlesburg, Hazelton, Parsons, Hendricks,
Saint George, Davis, Thomas, and Canaan Valley
334 AM EST Sun Dec 31 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST TUESDAY...

* 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 to 20 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of southwest Pennsylvania, western Maryland
  and northern West Virginia.

* WHEN...Until 1 PM EST Tuesday.


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.

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