It’s gonna get cold tonight. Dangerously so.
The National Weather Service issued a Wind Chill Advisory at 4 a.m. cautioning residents that bitterly cold wind chills that will feel like – 24 degrees from 5 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 7 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 8.
“Dangerously cold wind chills will result in frostbite or hypothermia if precautions are not taken,” says the advisory.
Winds will pick up during the day and reach between 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph with temperatures ranging from 5 to – 5 degrees.
“If you are heading outdoors, dress in layers and wear a hat and gloves,” notes the advisory.