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By: plapman , 1:30 PM GMT on December 09, 2009
Today will be sunny with the wind up to 15 km/h and a high of -22. There is a extreme wind chill of -41 this morning.
Tonight will remain clear with an overnight low of -26.
There is a wind chill warning this morn as the temp is -30C with a windchill of -40C.
Portage la Prairie - Headingley - Brunkild - Carman
7:12 AM CST Wednesday 09 December 2009
Wind chill warning for
Portage la Prairie - Headingley - Brunkild - Carman issued
Wind chill values of -40 to -45 this morning with brisk northwest winds.
This is a warning that extreme wind chill conditions are imminent or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..Listen for updated statements.
Cold Arctic air has brought temperatures in the minus thirties to Southern Manitoba this morning. Winds are generally light but in areas near the Manitoba escarpment brisk northwest winds of 15 to 20 km/h are giving extreme wind chill values of minus 40 to minus 45 this morning. Winds are expected to diminish and temperatures moderate later this morning after sunrise and as a result wind chills will become less extreme.
At these extreme wind chill values frostbite on exposed skin may occur in less than 10 minutes.
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