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Wind Chill Advisory

Areas Affected: Susitna Valley

NWS Anchorage (Southern Alaska - Anchorage)

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM AKST MONDAY THROUGH BROAD PASS...

* LOCATION...BROAD PASS AND NORTH.

* WIND...NORTH WIND 20 TO 35 MPH.

* WIND CHILL VALUES...35 TO 50 BELOW ZERO.

* TIMING...VERY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY MORNING. WINDS WILL GRADUALLY DIMINISH THROUGH THE DAY MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...INCREASED RISK OF HYPOTHERMIA AND FROSTBITE.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND STRONG WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE LOW WIND CHILLS. THIS WILL RESULT IN FROSTBITE AND LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.


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