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URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
240 PM CST Wed Feb 19 2020

...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS NORTH TONIGHT AND THURSDAY MORNING...

.Very cold air is pushing into the state and despite relatively
light winds, they will provide enough for wind chills to dip to
around 25 below overnight through mid Thursday morning.

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Emmet-Kossuth-Winnebago-Worth-Hancock-Cerro Gordo-Franklin-Butler-
Bremer-
Including the cities of Estherville, Algona, Forest City, 
Lake Mills, Northwood, Manly, Garner, Britt, Kanawha, Mason City,
Clear Lake, Hampton, Parkersburg, Clarksville, Shell Rock, 
Greene, Aplington, Allison, Dumont, and Waverly
240 PM CST Wed Feb 19 2020

...WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM
CST THURSDAY...

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

* WHERE...Much of northern Iowa.

* WHEN...From midnight tonight to 9 AM CST Thursday.

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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FAB

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