Weather Alerts for South Orleans Mass

Issued by the National Weather Service

Wind Chill Warning  WIND CHILL WARNING   Wind Chill Warning
SOUTH ORLEANS MASS

Areas Affected:
Barnstable - Eastern Franklin - Eastern Hampden - Eastern Hampshire - Eastern Plymouth - Northern Bristol - Southern Bristol - Southern Plymouth - Western Plymouth
Effective: Fri, 2/3 10:00am Updated: Fri, 2/3 5:30am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Sat, 2/4 10:00am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING
TO 10 AM EST SATURDAY...
* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills and strong winds expected.
Wind chills dropping to between 25 to 35 below zero. Northwest
wind gusts between 35 and 55 mph, with the highest wind gusts in hilly
terrain.
* WHERE...Northern Connecticut, all of Rhode Island excluding
Block Island, and the Connecticut Valley, southeast
Massachusetts and Cape Cod.
* WHEN...From 10 AM this morning to 10 AM EST Saturday. The lowest
wind chills will occur tonight into mid-morning Saturday.
* IMPACTS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause
frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.
* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Northwest wind gusts between 35 and 55 mph
today and tonight. Winds this strong may lead to isolated power
outages, particularly in hilly terrain.

Information:
Avoid outside activities if possible. When outside, make sure you
wear appropriate clothing, a hat, and gloves.