Alerts in Effect
Extreme Cold WarningIssued at 3:22 p.m. EST Friday 30 January 2015
A period of very cold wind chills is expected. The combination of an Arctic air mass and moderate to light winds will give wind chill values as cold as -40 in North Central Quebec overnight tonight. These frigid conditions will spread toward regions farther south and farther east during the day Saturday, giving wind chill values between -38 and -50 beginning Saturday evening.Details
Extreme cold warnings are issued when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite and hypothermia. Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please continue to monitor your local media or Weatheradio for further updates. If you would like to report severe weather, you can call 1-800-361-0233 or send an email to email@example.com. You may also tweet reports of severe weather to #meteoqc.