Blowing snow causes poor visibility, closing some southern Manitoba highways
Almonte District High School, ON
Alerts in Effect
Extreme Cold WarningIssued at 10:13 Friday 21 January 2022
Bitterly cold arctic air is over the region.
Wind chill values minus 34 to minus 40
Minimum temperatures between minus 26 and minus 29 degrees Celsius.
Tonight into Saturday morning.
Wind chill values will moderate during the day today, however the extreme cold with wind chills near minus 35 is expected to return again tonight into Saturday morning.
Risks are greater for young children, older adults, people with chronic illnesses, people working or exercising outdoors, and those without proper shelter.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.