WIND CHILL MAKES IT COLDER THAN YOU THINK
- Wind chill about to get warmer. From CNN.com // Christian Science Monitor;8/23/2001, Vol. 93 Issue 189, p14
Reports that the United States National Weather Service will revise how it measures the wind chill factor.
- THE WIND CHILL WAR. Moyer, Michael; Hirshberg, Charles // Popular Science;Jan2002, Vol. 260 Issue 1, p36
Reports on the decision of the United States National Weather Service to raise its wind chill index.
- Why So Cold? King, Craig // Flying Safety;Nov2002, Vol. 58 Issue 11, p12
Discusses the old formula for computing wind chill temperature, including the alternative method issued by the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. National Weather Service, and the U.S. Meteorological Service of Canada.
- Facial Cooling During Cold Air Exposure. Tikuisis, Peter; Osczevski, Randall J. // Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society;Jul2003, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p927
A dynamic model of facial cooling was developed in conjunction with the release of the new wind chill temperature (WCT) index, whereby the WCT provides wind chill estimates based on steady-state considerations and the dynamic model can be used to predict the rate of facial cooling and...
- Be prepared for winter. // CDS Review;Jan2011, Vol. 104 Issue 1, p34
The article offers information about the Winter Storm Preparedness Guide developed by the Illinois Emergency Management Agency, the National Weather Service and the American Red Cross in Illinois. It notes the definitions of the terms they use to warning audiences about approaching storms...
- What Wind Chill Temperatures Mean (Aside From the Fact That It's Really Cold). Tsai, Diane // Time.com;1/8/2014, p1
The article discusses wind chill temperature reports by the U.S. National Weather Service to determine cold weather conditions as of January 2014, with a focus on how the wind chill temperature number is determined. Topics include the National Weather Service's formula correlating air...
- WINDCHILL FACTOR. // Alaska Almanac;2006, Issue 30, p224
The article presents an encyclopedia entry for the windchill factor in Alaska. The windchill factor can lower the effective temperature by many degrees. When severe it can lead to frostnip, frostbite or hypothermia. Other factors that combine with windchill and bring on these potentially...
- WINDCHILL FACTOR. // Alaska Almanac;2007, Issue 31, p224
An encyclopedia entry for "windchill factor" is presented. Windchill factor is a temperature condition where the effective temperature is lowered by many degrees. When severe, windchill factor can lead to either frostnip, frostbite or hypothermia. Exposure to wetness, exhaustion and lack of...
- WINDCHILL FACTOR. // Alaska Almanac;2008, Issue 32, p238
Information on windchill factor, from a chapter of the book "The Alaska Almanac," 32nd edition, is presented. The windchill factor can cause temperature to drop by many degrees. When severe, it can lead to frostnip, frostbite or hypothermia. Alaska's regions of lowest temperatures also generally...