Weather Alerts for Olmsted

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Chill Advisory  WIND CHILL ADVISORY   Wind Chill Advisory
OLMSTED

Areas Affected:
Dodge - Mower - Olmsted - Wabasha
Effective: Sun, 1/29 3:04am Updated: Sun, 1/29 10:30am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sun, 1/29 11:00am Severity: Minor Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...SNOW ENDING BUT BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS PERSIST...
.Snow was exiting the area early this morning with general amounts
in the 3 to 6 inch range. There will still be some snow covered
roads so use caution when traveling today.
Wind chills will be below -20 for several hours this morning
across parts of southeast Minnesota and northern Iowa. With these
wind chill temperatures, frostbite can occur in 30 minutes or
less.
Wind chill advisories may be needed again over the next several
nights.
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
* WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as
20 below zero.
* WHERE...Mitchell and Floyd Counties.
* WHEN...For the Winter Weather Advisory, until midnight CST
tonight. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from midnight tonight to
11 AM CST Sunday.
* IMPACTS...The cold wind chills could cause frostbite on
exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

Information:
Use caution while traveling outside. Wear appropriate clothing, a
hat, and gloves.