National Weather Service issues wind chill advisory
RIO GRANDE VALLEY, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — The National Weather Service in Brownsville has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for the Valley beginning tonight and into early Wednesday morning.
A second push of north winds and cold temperatures is expected to push into the area tonight,'
This will keep wind speeds up to around 10 to 15 mph as temperatures fall into the low to mid 30's resulting in dangerous cold wind chill values.
Wind chill values are expected to be 23 to 26 degrees across the Valley ranch lands and 25 to 28 degrees across Valley cities.
Hypothermia could develop quickly in people and animals that are without adequate shelter and for those outdoors for extended periods of time should be adequately dressed in multiple layers.