323  
WWUS41 KGYX 170300  
WSWGYX  
 
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME  
1000 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
   
..BITTERLY COLD WIND CHILLS EXPECTED INTO THIS MORNING
 
 
MEZ007>009-NHZ001-002-171100-  
/O.CON.KGYX.WC.Y.0002.190117T0700Z-190117T1500Z/  
NORTHERN OXFORD-NORTHERN FRANKLIN-CENTRAL SOMERSET-NORTHERN COOS-  
SOUTHERN COOS-  
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF UPTON, WILSONS MILLS, ANDOVER, BYRON,  
MIDDLE DAM, ROXBURY, SOUTH ARM, COBURN GORE, DAVIS, OQUOSSOC,  
RANGELEY, AVON, KINGFIELD, PHILLIPS, NEW PORTLAND, BRASSUA,  
LONG POND, MOOSEHEAD, PITTSTON FARM, SEBOOMOOK, BINGHAM, JACKMAN,  
ERROL, MILLSFIELD, COLEBROOK, BERLIN, DUMMER, MILAN, YORK POND,  
AND LANCASTER  
1000 PM EST WED JAN 16 2019  
 
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST  
THURSDAY...  
 
* WHAT...WIND CHILLS AS LOW AS 25 BELOW ZERO.  
 
* WHERE...IN NEW HAMPSHIRE, SOUTHERN COOS AND NORTHERN COOS  
COUNTIES. IN MAINE, NORTHERN FRANKLIN, CENTRAL SOMERSET AND  
NORTHERN OXFORD COUNTIES.  
 
* WHEN...FROM 2 AM TO 10 AM EST THURSDAY.  
 
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...THE DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS COULD  
CAUSE FROSTBITE ON EXPOSED SKIN IN AS LITTLE AS 10 MINUTES.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT COLD AIR AND THE WIND WILL  
COMBINE TO CREATE LOW WIND CHILLS. FROSTBITE AND HYPOTHERMIA CAN  
OCCUR IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND  
GLOVES.  
 

 
 

 
 
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