50 degree temperature divide expected on Tuesday
Yellowknife Community Arena, NT
Alerts in Effect
Extreme Cold WarningIssued at 04:28 Monday 09 December 2019
A prolonged period of very cold wind chills is expected.
Wind chill values near -50 will persist this morning. Extreme wind chill values will continue into Tuesday.
Extreme cold puts everyone at risk.
Watch for cold related symptoms: shortness of breath, chest pain, muscle pain and weakness, numbness and colour change in fingers and toes.
Extreme cold warnings are issued when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite and hypothermia.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NTstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NTStorm.