Weather Alerts

Northern Cook & Lake Counties, Sourthern Cook / North Shore

Wind Chill Advisory issued February 01 at 4:13AM CST until February 01 at 11:00AM CST by NWS Duluth
Issued: Sunday, Feb 01 at 04:13 am
Expires: Sunday, Feb 01 at 11:00 am

...COLD WIND CHILLS CONTINUE FOR NORTHERN MINNESOTA THIS MORNING...
...LAKE EFFECT SNOW OVER NORTHWEST WISCONSIN THROUGH MIDDAY...
.A COMBINATION OF ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE MOVING INTO THE AREA AND
LIGHT NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS WILL RESULT IN VERY COLD WIND
CHILLS THIS MORNING. CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE BY MID TO LATE
MORNING. MEANWHILE...ON THE SOUTH SHORE OF LAKE SUPERIOR...LAKE
EFFECT SNOW SHOWERS WILL PERSIST THROUGH NOON TODAY. SOME
LOCATIONS WILL SEE BETWEEN 3 AND 6 INCHES OF ACCUMULATION. THE
HIGHEST AMOUNTS COULD BE AROUND AND JUST SOUTH OF SUPERIOR
WISCONSIN.
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM CST THIS
MORNING...
* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 35 BELOW.
* FROSTBITE TIMES...15 TO 30 MINUTES FOR ANY EXPOSED SKIN UNDER
THESE CONDITIONS.

A WIND CHILL ADVISORY MEANS THAT VERY COLD AIR AND WINDS WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE VERY COLD WIND CHILLS. THIS MAY RESULT IN HYPOTHERMIA AND POSSIBLY FROST BITE...IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN. IF YOU VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE COVER AS MUCH EXPOSED SKIN AS POSSIBLE TO NEGATE THE EFFECTS OF THE WIND.