Statement as of 3:24 AM CST on January 16, 2018
Expires 10:00 PM EST on January 16, 2018
... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect from 6 am CST this
morning to 9 PM CST this evening...
... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 PM CST this evening to 9
am CST Wednesday...
* what... snow is expected throughout the day and early evening,
with dangerously low wind chills expected overnight. Plan on
difficult travel conditions, including during the evening
commute. Total snow accumulations between 0.5 and 2 inches are
expected. Expect wind chills overnight to range from zero to 10
below zero, and perhaps even a bit lower atop the Cumberland
* Where... portions of north central and northeast Alabama and
southern middle Tennessee.
* When... for the Winter Weather Advisory, from 6 am CST this
morning to 9 PM CST this evening. For the Wind Chill Advisory,
from 6 PM CST this evening to 9 am CST Wednesday.
* Additional details... be prepared for reduced visibilities at
times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite on exposed skin
in as little as 30 minutes.
A Winter Weather Advisory for snow means periods of snow will
cause primarily travel difficulties. Be prepared for snow covered
roads and limited visibilities, and use caution while driving.
A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will
combine to create low wind chills. Frost bite and hypothermia can
occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and
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