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Wind Chill Advisory canceled for Fredericksburg region
UPDATE: The National Weather Service has canceled the Wind Chill Advisory for the region.
However, it will still be quite chilly. The wind chills will remain in the positive single digits through the evening hours – as opposed to dipping into the sub-zero range.
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for the Fredericksburg region from midnight tonight through 6 p.m. Tuesday.
The coldest wind chills – 5 to 15 degrees below zero – are expected overnight and through Tuesday morning.
This evening, temperatures will fall into the teens and then the low single digits by Tuesday morning.
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On Tuesday, the high temperature will reach only the teens.
Winds of 15 to 25 miles per hour are expected, with gusts up to 35 mph. (Click here for the latest forecast.)
The NWS warns that these wind chills can lead to frostbite and hypothermia.