Koochiching Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Wind Chill Advisory
Issued: 8:43 PM CST Jan. 20, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until 9 am CST Monday...

* what... very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills as low as
40 below zero expected.

* Where... Koochiching, north St. Louis and northern Cook and
lake counties.

* When... until 9 am CST Monday.

* 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.