Koochiching Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 3:05 AM CST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory now in effect until noon CST Friday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills of 25 below
to 35 below today and 25 below to around 40 below tonight.

* Where... portions of east central, north central and northeast
Minnesota.

* When... until noon CST Friday.

* Additional details... the dangerously cold wind chills could
cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Chill Advisory is issued when the combination of wind and
cold air create very cold wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia,
which can lead to death, can occur if steps are not taken to
protect yourself. Cover up. Dress warmly and in layers. Travel
with extra blankets or additional clothing in case of vehicle
trouble.