Weather Alerts for Piscataquis County

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Chill Advisory  WIND CHILL ADVISORY   Wind Chill Advisory
PISCATAQUIS COUNTY

Areas Affected:
Central Piscataquis - Northeast Aroostook - Northern Piscataquis - Northern Somerset - Northwest Aroostook
Effective: Thu, 2/20 2:53am Updated: Thu, 2/20 3:40am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 2/20 10:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...
* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected with chills 25 to 30 below
zero.
* WHERE...Portions of Central Highlands, Far Northern and North
Woods Maine.
* WHEN...Until 10 AM EST this morning.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 15 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.