WIND CHILL ADVISORY is in effect for Steuben, Chemung, Tioga NY, Tompkins, Yates, Schuyler, and Bradford PA due to the threat of very cold wind chills expected especially through overnights and early morning hours. Wind chills will range anywhere from 10 to 20 degrees below zero, and if the proper precautions are not taken frostbite or hypothermia can occur. At wind chills of this magnitude frostbite can occur in as little as 30 minutes to areas of exposed skin.
Be sure to bundle up by wearing hats, gloves, scarves and by taking shelter at the most prominent wind chill times(throughout the overnight and early morning).
For Tomkins County, advisory continues until 12PM Thursday.
For Steuben, Chemung, Tioga NY, Yates, Schuyler, and Bradford PA Counties, advisory begins tonight at 7PM and continues until 12PM Thursday.