- Associated Press - Wednesday, February 5, 2014

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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE

NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO

1002 AM CST WED FEB 5 2014

…LIFE-THREATENING WIND CHILLS TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING…

.ANOTHER BLAST OF ARCTIC AIR WILL SPREAD ACROSS NORTHERN AND CENTRAL

MISSOURI AND EASTERN KANSAS TODAY AND REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH

THURSDAY. CLEARING SKIES AND A FRESH SNOW PACK WILL ALLOW OVERNIGHT

TEMPERATURES TO PLUMMET WELL BELOW ZERO…WITH ACTUAL TEMPERATURES

BOTTOMING OUT BETWEEN 10 AND 15 BELOW ZERO NORTH OF THE MISSOURI

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/O.NEW.KEAX.WC.W.0002.140206T0300Z-140206T1800Z/

DONIPHAN-ATCHISON MO-NODAWAY-WORTH-GENTRY-HARRISON-MERCER-PUTNAM-

SCHUYLER-HOLT-ANDREW-DE KALB-DAVIESS-GRUNDY-SULLIVAN-ADAIR-

BUCHANAN-CLINTON-CALDWELL-LIVINGSTON-LINN MO-MACON-CHARITON-

RANDOLPH-

INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…TROY…TARKIO…MARYVILLE…

GRANT CITY…ALBANY…STANBERRY…BETHANY…PRINCETON…

UNIONVILLE…LANCASTER…DOWNING…MOUND CITY…OREGON…

SAVANNAH…CAMERON…GALLATIN…JAMESPORT…TRENTON…MILAN…

GREEN CITY…KIRKSVILLE…ST. JOSEPH…PLATTSBURG…HAMILTON…

POLO…CHILLICOTHE…BROOKFIELD…MACON…LA PLATA…SALISBURY…

KEYTESVILLE…MOBERLY

1002 AM CST WED FEB 5 2014

…WIND CHILL WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON

CST THURSDAY…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL HAS

ISSUED A WIND CHILL WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS

EVENING TO NOON CST THURSDAY.

* LOCATION/TIMING…NORTHERN MISSOURI AND EXTREME NORTHEAST KANSAS.

AREAS GENERALLY NORTH OF A ST JOSEPH TO MOBERLY LINE CAN EXPECT

LIFE-THREATENING WIND CHILLS FROM 25 TO 30 BELOW ZERO TONIGHT

THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

* WIND CHILLS…OVERNIGHT TEMPERATURES WILL DROP TO 10 BELOW TO 15

BELOW ZERO. EVENING WIND CHILLS WILL RANGE FROM 15 TO 20 BELOW ZERO

AND BOTTOM OUT BETWEEN 25 AND 30 BELOW ZERO FROM THE PRE-DAWN HOURS

TO MID MORNING THURSDAY.

* WINDS…LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS FROM 4 TO 8 MPH.

* IMPACTS…THE BRUTALLY COLD TEMPERATURES TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY

MORNING WILL RESULT IN LIFE- THREATENING WIND CHILLS WHICH WILL

RESULT IN FROSTBITE AND POTENTIALLY LEAD TO HYPOTHERMIA AND EVEN

DEATH IF YOU ARE NOT PROPERLY DRESSED.

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.

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Delivered by Weather Underground Inc. Wed Feb 5 2014 11:03AM EST

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