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Central Square Schools
Wrestling tournament cancelled
Updated: 1/3/2014 8:30:41 AM

Oswego City Schools
Closed
Updated: 1/3/2014 4:30:43 AM
All after school and evening activities are cancelled in the Oswego City School District.

Hannibal Central
Closed
Updated: 1/3/2014 5:36:00 AM

Fulton City Schools
Closed
Updated: 1/3/2014 5:25:13 AM

Phoenix Central
Closed
Updated: 1/3/2014 5:25:14 AM

OSWEGO COUNTY – INCLUDING THE CITY OF OSWEGO
518 AM EST FRI JAN 3 2014

WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST TODAY

WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 AM EST SATURDAY.

* LOCATIONS…OSWEGO COUNTY.

* TIMING…THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

* HAZARDS…DANGEROUS WIND CHILLS.

* WINDS…NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.

* WIND CHILLS…20 TO 30 BELOW ZERO.

* IMPACTS…BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS WILL POSE A RISK FOR FROST BITE AND HYPOTHERMIA FOR ANYONE OUTSIDE FOR EVEN SHORT PERIODS OF TIME.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A WIND CHILL WARNING IS ISSUED WHEN A STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR EXPOSED SKIN. THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 25 DEGREES BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR SEVERAL HOURS.

THOSE PLANNING TO VENTURE OUTDOORS SHOULD USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN STRONG WIND WILL COMBINE WITH COLD TEMPERATURES TO CREATE DANGEROUSLY COLD CONDITIONS FOR EXPOSED SKIN.

THE WIND WILL MAKE IT FEEL LIKE IT IS 15 DEGREES BELOW ZERO OR COLDER FOR A PERIOD OF SEVERAL HOURS.

IF YOU WILL BE OUTDOORS USE COMMON SENSE AND DRESS WARMLY MAKING SURE THAT ALL EXPOSED SKIN IS COVERED.

IF POSSIBLE AVOID PROLONGED EXPOSURE TO THE COLD TO PREVENT FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR YOUR FAVORITE SOURCE OF WEATHER INFORMATION FOR THE LATEST UPDATES. ADDITIONAL DETAILS CAN ALSO BE FOUND AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/BUFFALO

 

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