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City of Salem IL. Department of Emergency Management
Monday January 28th, 2019 :: 03:51 p.m. CST

Advisory

Wind Chill Advisory until 01:00PM Wednesday

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as 20 to 25 below zero expected.

* WHERE...Portions of central and east central Missouri and south central and southwest Illinois.

* WHEN...From 6 PM Tuesday to 1 PM CST Wednesday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

* AFFECTED AREAS: MONITEAU ... WARREN ... GASCONADE ... COLE ... ST. CLAIR ... FRANKLIN ... ST. CHARLES ... OSAGE ... MONROE ... MADISON ... JEFFERSON ... CLINTON ... ST. LOUIS ... MARION ... ST. LOUIS CITY

Instructions:

A Wind Chill Advisory means that very cold air and strong winds will combine to generate low wind chill values. This will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia if precautions are not taken. If you must venture outdoors, make sure you wear a hat and gloves, making sure all exposed skin is covered.

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Address/Location
City of Salem IL. Department of Emergency Management
201 S Rotan St
Salem, IL 62881

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1

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Alert Details

Severity:
Moderate - Possible threat to life or property
Urgency:
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Wind Chill Advisory

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