URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE (Westmoreland County)

National Weather Service Pittsburgh PA

756 PM EST Sat Dec 30 2017
Westmoreland Ridges-
Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern Preston-
Western Tucker-
Including the cities of Ligonier, Donegal, Coopers Rock, Parsons,
Hendricks, and Saint George
756 PM EST Sat Dec 30 2017

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST SUNDAY...
...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST
SUNDAY...

* WHAT...Pockets of heavy snow occurring. Very cold wind chills
  expected. Plan on slippery road conditions. Additional snow
  accumulations of up to two inches are expected, except up to
  three inches in the southern ridges of Westmoreland County.
  Expect wind chills to range from 10 to 15 below zero.

* WHERE...In Pennsylvania, Westmoreland Ridges County. In West
  Virginia, Ridges of Eastern Monongalia and Northwestern
  Preston and Western Tucker Counties.

* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until 7 AM EST Sunday.
  For the Wind Chill Advisory, until noon EST Sunday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Be prepared for reduced visibilities at
  times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little
  as 30 minutes to exposed skin.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can
be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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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