WY WFO RIVERTON Warnings, Watches, and Advisories

WFO RIVERTON Warnings, Watches and Advisories for Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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WIND CHILL WARNING

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

National Weather Service Riverton WY

516 AM MST Tue Feb 20 2018

…Wind Chill Warning for much of Natrona County this Morning…

.The combination of temperatures 10 below to 15 below zero, and

winds of 5 to 15 mph will result in wind chills between 25 and 40

below zero this morning.

…WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM MST THIS MORNING…

* WHAT…Dangerously cold wind chills expected. Expect wind chills

as low as 30 to 40 below zero.

* WHERE…Natrona County Lower Elevations.

* WHEN…Until 10 AM MST this morning.

* 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.

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