Weather Alerts for Aroostook County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Chill Advisory  WIND CHILL ADVISORY   Wind Chill Advisory
AROOSTOOK COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Central Piscataquis - Northeast Aroostook - Northern Penobscot - Northern Piscataquis - Northern Somerset - Northwest Aroostook - Southeast Aroostook
Effective: Tue, 1/18 9:45pm Updated: Tue, 1/18 11:25pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 1/19 4:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST
WEDNESDAY...
* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 34
below zero expected.
* WHERE...Portions of Central Highlands, Far Eastern, Far
Northern and North Woods Maine.
* WHEN...Until 4 AM EST Wednesday.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

Information:
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
gloves.