Saturday, 16 February, 2019

Bitter cold, howling wind and more snow for Sunday

Weekend forecast for Duluth and the Northland Frigid wind chill prompts extreme cold warning
Patty Aguilar | 20 January, 2019, 20:28

The deep freeze is upon us, and it's not going to let up anytime soon.

Environment Canada has issued an extreme cold warning for much of the province including Waterloo Region, Guelph, Mount Forest, Arthur, Stratford, Listowel, Wingham, and Goderich. A low of -31 with a wind chill of near -44 is expected. However, the windchill was expected to make that feel like -30 C in the morning, -25 C in the afternoon and -37 C overnight. Monday night will be nearly as cold.

"Risks are greater for young children, older adults, people with chronic illnesses, people working or exercising outdoors, and those without proper shelter", Environment Canada advised in the warning.

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While the snow is expected to clear by Sunday morning, an extreme cold weather warning issued Saturday is expected to last until at least Monday morning.

The statement adds that "moderate winds of 30 gusting to 50 km/h will accompany the snow resulting in wind chill values in the minus 20 to minus 30 range".

Conditions will improve by Tuesday when a milder airmass moves in. Visibility on the roads will be suddenly reduced to near zero at times in heavy snow and blowing snow.

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