Eastern Columbia Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Warning
Issued: 4:11 PM EST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind chill warning remains in effect until 6 PM EST Monday...
... Winter Storm Warning has expired...

* what... dangerously cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as
low as 40 below zero expected.

* Where... eastern Catskills, Schoharie valley, western and central
Mohawk Valley, southern Adirondacks, Lake George Saratoga
region, southern Vermont, the Berkshires, and northern and
central Taconics.

* When... from 6 PM this evening to 6 PM EST Monday.

* Additional details... the dangerously cold wind chills could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A wind chill warning means the combination of very cold air and
the wind will create dangerously low wind chill values. Frostbite
can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions
are not taken.