Lower St. Bernard Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

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Freeze Warning, Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:52 AM CST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Freeze warning remains in effect until noon CST today...
... Freeze warning remains in effect from 6 PM this evening to
10 am CST Thursday...

* temperature... temperatures below freezing with lows dropping
into mid 20s to lower 30s. Lows will be similar Wednesday night
as well.

* Duration... below freezing through noon today, and then below
freezing for 12 to 16 hours tonight into Thursday morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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258 am CST Wed Jan 17 2018

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 11 am CST this
morning...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. The cold wind chills will
cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin.
Expect wind chills to range from 5 to 15 degrees above zero
this morning.

* Where... portions of southeast Louisiana and southern
Mississippi.

* When... now to 11 am this morning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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
gloves.



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Special Statement
Issued: 12:22 AM CST Jan. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Hazardous travel conditions continue across the area...

As a dangerously cold Arctic airmass continues to move into the
region tonight, snow and ice accumulations will remain on
roadways. This will result in dangerous driving conditions across
the area. If you have plans to travel, check ahead to find out if
roads are safe along your Route. If icy conditions are being
reported, stay off roadways and limit travel to emergencies only.

To check on Road conditions in your area, you can dial 5-1-1, or
you can visit your state dot website:
for mississippi: http://www.Mdottraffic.Com for
louisiana:http://hb.511la.Org


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1222 am CST Wed Jan 17 2018

... Hazardous travel conditions continue across the area...

As a dangerously cold Arctic airmass continues to move into the
region tonight, snow and ice accumulations will remain on
roadways. This will result in dangerous driving conditions across
the area. If you have plans to travel, check ahead to find out if
roads are safe along your Route. If icy conditions are being
reported, stay off roadways and limit travel to emergencies only.

To check on Road conditions in your area, you can dial 5-1-1, or
you can visit your state dot website:
for mississippi: http://www.Mdottraffic.Com for
louisiana:http://hb.511la.Org


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