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Wind Chill Warning

Statement as of 3:18 PM EST on February 12, 2016

Expires 10:00 AM EST on February 14, 2016


... Wind chill warning remains in effect from midnight Saturday
night to 10 am EST Sunday...

* hazard types... dangerous wind chill readings.

* Wind chill... as low as 35 to 40 below.

* Timing... late Saturday night and Sunday morning.

* Impacts... frostbite and hypothermia if unprotected from the
cold.

* Winds... northwest 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.

* Temperatures... 2 below to 14 below zero.

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.





Special Statement

Statement as of 1:56 PM EST on February 12, 2016

Expires 2:00 AM EST on February 13, 2016


... Extremely dangerous wind chills expected in the mountains...

Anyone considering climbing or hiking in the White Mountains of
Maine or New Hampshire this weekend should consider cancelling or
postponing their trip. Extremely dangerous wind chill temperatures
will affect the region... especially above tree line. The
combination of the cold and wind will create life-threatening
conditions for anyone caught outside and unable to reach safety.

Wind chill temperatures Saturday will range from about -30 in the
lower elevations to about -60 in exposed areas near the peaks.
Wind chill values Saturday night will drop to -40 in the lower
elevations to near -70 near the peaks. Wind chill temperatures
will climb only to the -20 to -50 by Sunday evening.

A wind chill temperature of -35 can freeze exposed skin in 10
minutes. Wind chill temperatures below -50 can freeze exposed skin
in less than 5 minutes.

Be safe... don't take chances.


Jensenius
National Weather Service
Gray... Maine

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