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Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:33 AM EST Feb. 13, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM this evening
to 9 am EST Sunday...

* locations... much of eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey...
Maryland's Eastern Shore... as well as the north and central
portion of Delaware.

* Wind chill... as low as 10 to 20 degrees below zero.

* Timing... wind chills will begin to drop to dangerous levels
through today with the coldest values between midnight and
sunrise Sunday. Wind chills will slowly ease by late Sunday
morning.

* Impacts... wind chill values reaching dangerous levels. The very
low wind chills have the potential to result in hypothermia if
care is not taken to stay warm and sheltered.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds
will combine to generate low wind chills. This will result in
frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken.
If you must venture outdoors... make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.





Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:41 AM EST Feb. 13, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

* locations... the Poconos... much of the southeast Pennsylvania...
central and southern New Jersey... all of the immediate New
Jersey coast... a large portion of Maryland's Eastern Shore
adjacent Chesapeake Bay... as well as Delaware.

* Winds... northwest 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing... winds will increase behind an Arctic cold front this
morning and continue through the afternoon.

* Impacts... a possibility of a few broken tree limbs and
associated power outages. Driving will be difficult at times...
especially for high profile vehicles.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that very windy conditions are expected.
Winds this strong can make driving difficult... especially for
high profile vehicles. Use extra caution. Light-weight outdoor
objects such as patio furniture and garbage cans should be
secured.