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Wind Chill Advisory To Be Followed By More Snow

Posted On January 23, 2014

By Mike Perleberg

frost-window-ice.jpg(Lawrenceburg, Ind.) – Bundle up Eagle Country. A wind chill advisory is in effect until 10:00 a.m. Friday for the entire tri-state.

The National Weather Service says winds could reach as high as 25 MPH with wind chills as low as -15. Meteorologists say when the temperature is that cold, frostbite on exposed skin can occur in less than 30 minutes.

Thursday’s high temperature is only 9, followed by an overnight low falling to -3.

Another round of light snow fell Wednesday evening, covering what few roads had been cleared of ice. Many area school districts were forced to close or go on a delay Thursday. Find our local list of closings and delays HERE.

Still want more snow? The forecast calls for an 80 percent chance of snow with accumulation Friday night through Saturday morning.