25 JAN 2019 – Valid 10PM to 1PM 25 JAN 2019
A private Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for the areas shown below. Tonight, northwesterly winds associated with a cold front will cause a sharp decline in temperature, especially in western Kentucky. With winds steadily at 10-12mph and potentially higher in the further Western parts of Kentucky, wind chills could reach as low as -15ºF. Most areas centrally and further East can expect wind chills from single digits to -5F. Scattered dustings of snow are possible across the state in to the morning. This could impact commute in some areas. The area of most concern will be Western Kentucky.
Caution should be taken to cover exposed skin if you must be outside in this weather. In some areas, wind chills will be cold enough to cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes.
Travel Impact: Low (Low CCA Car Batteries may struggle.)
Safety Impact: Moderate
Hail: 0 / 10
Precipitation Amounts: Very Low (Isolated Dustings)
Tornadic Activity: 0 / 10
*Advice: If you must be outside, ensure you’re properly dressed in layers; all skin should be properly covered. *
If it is a life threatening emergency, contact 911 immediately.