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Wind Chill Advisory
Statement as of 4:10 PM CST on March 04, 2015

... Wind Chill Advisory in effect from 6 am to 6 PM CST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Wind
Chill Advisory... which is in effect from 6 am to 6 PM CST
Thursday.

* Wind chill values... between 23 and 28 degrees across the
northern ranch lands and between 25 and 30 degrees across the
Rio Grande Valley.

* Other impacts... being outside with exposed skin or clothing
insufficient to protect someone from these cold wind chills
could result in health problems. Children and adults standing
outside for long duration... such as at bus stops should take
extra precautions to stay warm. Pets and livestock may become
stressed due to the cold temperatures. Make sure adequate
shelter is available.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory is issued when wind chill index values will
drop to 30 or lower for at least 2 hours for the Rio Grande
Valley and 25 degrees or lower for 2 or more hours for the Rio
Grande plains and northern ranchlands... with winds of 10 mph or
greater.



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Wind Advisory
Statement as of 2:32 AM CST on March 05, 2015

... Wind Advisory in effect until 3 PM CST this afternoon...

The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Wind
Advisory... which is in effect until 3 PM CST this afternoon.

* Timing... early Thursday morning through Thursday afternoon.

* Winds... sustained 30 to 40 mph... 35 to 45 mph along the Lower
Texas coast.

* Impacts... move light and moderate weight items... such as patio
furniture... empty trash cans... and portable basketball posts...
   indoors. High profile or light weight vehicles will be
difficult to drive... especially on bridges or overpasses and
in cross winds.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds are forecast to be
30 to 39 mph for at least 2 hours... and or frequent gusts will
range between 40 and 57 mph.





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