Sussex Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Warning
Issued: 3:20 AM EST Feb. 14, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Wind chill warning remains in effect until 1 PM EST this
afternoon...

* locations... the Poconos and Sussex County of far northwestern
New Jersey.

* Wind chill values... 20 to 30 degrees below zero.

* Winds... northwest 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Impacts... wind chill values reaching dangerous levels. The
combination of very low wind chills and frigid air
temperatures have the potential to result in frozen pipes...
frostbite and hypothermia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A wind chill warning means the combination of very cold air and
strong winds will create dangerously low wind chill values. This
will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia or death if
precautions are not taken.