Jan. 7, 2015 - the Emergency Management Office says the National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory from 12 a.m.-9 a.m. Thursday. A Wind Chill Advisory means very cold air and gusty winds will combine to generate low wind chills.
Hampton will see wind gusts of 30-40 mph Wednesday night with sustained winds of 15-30. The winds will decrease overnight. Hampton will start to see the temperature drop to a low of 16 degrees Thursday morning. The wind chill for tomorrow morning will be around zero.
Thursday during the day the high temperature will be 23 degrees. A Nights Welcome is operating out of St. Mark's United Methodist Church, at 99 E. Mercury Blvd in Hampton, this week. The H.E.L.P., Inc. Day Center at 329 Buckroe Ave will be open Thursday for anyone wishing to come in from the cold.
The Office of Emergency Management will continue to monitor the weather and provide updates as warranted.