Severe Weather Alerts - Preston Hollow, NY

  • Wind Chill Warning

    Wind Chill Warning in effect until 1:00 PM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather Service

...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

* LOCATIONS...ALL OF EAST CENTRAL NEW YORK AND WESTERN NEW
ENGLAND.

* HAZARD TYPES...LIFE THREATENING WIND CHILLS.

* WIND CHILL READINGS...25 TO 60 BELOW ZERO AT TIMES. THE
COLDEST WIND CHILL VALUES WILL BE ACROSS THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF
THE SOUTHERN ADIRONDACKS AND SOUTHERN GREEN MOUNTAINS.

* TIMING...THROUGH EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...WITH THE COLDEST WIND
CHILL VALUES THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...WIND CHILLS WILL REACH LIFE THREATENING LEVELS.
FRIGID TEMPERATURES WILL RESULT IN FROZEN AND BURSTING PIPES...
FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH.

* TEMPERATURES...AIR TEMPERATURES 5 TO 30 DEGREES BELOW ZERO.
THE COLDEST READINGS WILL BE ACROSS THE HIGHEST TERRAIN OF THE
SOUTHERN ADIRONDACKS.

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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Preston Hollow, NY Radar