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Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 9:09 PM CST Jan. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Winter Storm Warning remains in effect until 3 PM CST
... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM Tuesday to
10 am CST Wednesday...

* what... heavy snow expected. Very cold wind chills expected. Plan
on difficult travel conditions, including during the morning
commute on Tuesday. Snow accumulations of 2 to 3 inches are
expected. Expect wind chills to range from single digits to near
0, espcially on Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

* Where... portions of southeast Arkansas, northeast Louisiana,
north central Mississippi and northwest Mississippi.

* When... for the Winter Storm Warning, until 3 PM Tuesday. For
the Wind Chill Advisory, 6 PM Tuesday to 10 am Wednesday.

* Additional details... look for reductions in visibility at
times. The cold wind chills will cause frostbite in as little as
30 minutes to exposed skin.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Storm Warning for snow means severe winter weather
conditions are expected. If you must travel, keep an extra
flashlight, food and water in your vehicle in case of an
emergency. The latest Road conditions for the state you are
calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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

Hard Freeze Warning
Issued: 9:00 PM CST Jan. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Hard freeze warning remains in effect from 6 am Tuesday to
noon CST Thursday...

* temperature... temperatures will fall below freezing during the
day on Tuesday and should remain below freezing through
Thursday morning. Overnight lows will drop into the teens both
Tuesday night and Wednesday night. Afternoon highs on
Wednesday are expected to remain below freezing.

* Impacts... prolonged exposure could lead to hypothermia and may
harm pets and livestock. Exposed plumbing is in danger of
being damaged.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A hard freeze warning means sub-freezing temperatures are
imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and
other sensitive vegetation.