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Weather Alerts

Northern Cook & Lake Counties, Sourthern Cook / North Shore

Wind Chill Advisory issued February 12 at 5:08AM CST until February 13 at 9:00AM CST by NWS Duluth
Issued: Friday, Feb 12 at 05:08 am
Expires: Saturday, Feb 13 at 09:00 am

...BITTER COLD WIND CHILLS OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS...
.ANOTHER SURGE OF VERY COLD ARCTIC AIR WILL MOVE SOUTHWARD INTO
THE NORTHLAND FROM CANADA TODAY...AND LAST THROUGH MUCH OF THIS
WEEKEND. THE COMBINATION OF COLDER AIR AND GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS
WILL RESULT IN LOW WIND CHILL READINGS ACROSS THE REGION TODAY
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING.
...WIND CHILL ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST SATURDAY...
* WIND CHILL VALUES...AS LOW AS 40 BELOW. THERE MAY BE SOME
IMPROVEMENT TO AROUND 20 BELOW ZERO FOR A TIME THIS
AFTERNOON...BUT IT WILL BE SHORT LIVED.
* SUSTAINED WINDS...NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
* WIND GUSTS...UP TO 25 MPH.
* FROSTBITE TIME...20 TO 30 MINUTES ON EXPOSED SKIN.

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 FROST BITE IS POSSIBLE IF EXPOSED SKIN IS NOT COVERED. IF YOU VENTURE OUTDOORS...MAKE SURE YOU WEAR A HAT AND GLOVES...AND COVER EXPOSED SKIN EXPOSED TO THE WIND.