Wind Chill Warning: Wind chills of 30 below or less

With wind chills 30 below zero or less anticipated over northern Iowa for much of the early morning hours, a Wind Chill Warning has been issued for those areas.

Posted: Mar 2, 2019 8:52 AM
Updated: Mar 4, 2019 7:01 AM

Wind Chill Advisory
Areas Affected: Anoka; Benton; Carver; Chisago; Dakota; Freeborn; Goodhue; Hennepin; Isanti; Kanabec; Le Sueur; Mille Lacs; Morrison; Ramsey; Rice; Scott; Sherburne; Steele; Waseca; Washington; Wright

NWS Minneapolis (Southern Minnesota)
...DANGEROUSLY COLD WIND CHILLS THIS MORNING... .Dangerous wind chills of 25 below zero to 35 below zero will persist this morning. A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for all of central and southern Minnesota into west central Wisconsin until late morning. Dress in layers, cover exposed skin, and bring warm clothes with you when traveling in case you get stranded. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills of 25 below to 35 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of central, east central and south central Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 9 AM CST Monday.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Dress in layers, cover exposed skin, and bring warm clothes with you when traveling in case you get stranded. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken.

Wind Chill Advisory
Areas Affected: Calhoun; Cerro Gordo; Emmet; Franklin; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Humboldt; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Sac; Webster; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Dangerous Wind Chills Continue Through This Morning... .Unseasonably cold air combined with brisk northwest winds will create dangerous wind chill values of 20 to 35 below zero over much of Iowa through this morning. With wind chills 30 below zero or colder over northern Iowa for much of early this morning, a Wind Chill Warning remains for that area. A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for the remainder of the region. ...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING... ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON CST TODAY...

* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills. Wind chills as low as 35 below zero expected through early this morning.

* WHERE...Much of northern Iowa.

* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, until 8 AM CST this morning. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 8 AM this morning to noon CST today.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

A Wind Chill Warning means the combination of very cold air and the wind will create dangerously low wind chill values. Frostbite can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions are not taken. A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

Wind Chill Warning
Areas Affected: Calhoun; Cerro Gordo; Emmet; Franklin; Hamilton; Hancock; Hardin; Humboldt; Kossuth; Palo Alto; Pocahontas; Sac; Webster; Winnebago; Worth; Wright

NWS DesMoines (Central Iowa)
...Dangerous Wind Chills Continue Through This Morning... .Unseasonably cold air combined with brisk northwest winds will create dangerous wind chill values of 20 to 35 below zero over much of Iowa through this morning. With wind chills 30 below zero or colder over northern Iowa for much of early this morning, a Wind Chill Warning remains for that area. A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for the remainder of the region. ...WIND CHILL WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM CST THIS MORNING... ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON CST TODAY...

* WHAT...Dangerously cold wind chills. Wind chills as low as 35 below zero expected through early this morning.

* WHERE...Much of northern Iowa.

* WHEN...For the Wind Chill Warning, until 8 AM CST this morning. For the Wind Chill Advisory, from 8 AM this morning to noon CST today.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

A Wind Chill Warning means the combination of very cold air and the wind will create dangerously low wind chill values. Frostbite can occur quickly and even hypothermia or death if precautions are not taken. A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and gloves.

Wind Chill Advisory
Areas Affected: Chickasaw; Fayette; Floyd; Howard; Mitchell; Winneshiek

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...A Very Cold Start To The Day... .Wind chills of 20 to 35 below zero will be common across the area this morning. With these values, frostbite can occur in as little as 30 minutes. If possible, try to limit your exposure to the cold weather. Be sure to wear several layers of clothing and cover all exposed skin if you will be outdoors for extended periods of time. ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills. Wind chills of 20 to 35 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM CST this morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and mittens or gloves.

Wind Chill Advisory
Areas Affected: Dodge; Fillmore; Mower; Olmsted

NWS LaCrosse (Southwestern Wisconsin, Southeastern Minnesota, and Northeast Iowa)
...A Very Cold Start To The Day... .Wind chills of 20 to 35 below zero will be common across the area this morning. With these values, frostbite can occur in as little as 30 minutes. If possible, try to limit your exposure to the cold weather. Be sure to wear several layers of clothing and cover all exposed skin if you will be outdoors for extended periods of time. ...WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM CST THIS MORNING...

* WHAT...Very cold wind chills. Wind chills of 20 to 35 below zero.

* WHERE...Portions of northeast Iowa and southeast Minnesota.

* WHEN...Until 10 AM CST this morning.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 30 minutes.

A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Frostbite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Make sure you wear a hat and mittens or gloves.

Minnesota Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 24190

Reported Deaths: 1036
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Hennepin8181606
Ramsey2863122
Stearns201413
Nobles15125
Anoka136370
Dakota126354
Washington61731
Olmsted60810
Kandiyohi4901
Rice4522
Clay42426
Scott4082
Todd3130
Wright3051
Mower3031
Sherburne2372
Carver2062
Benton1753
Steele1590
Blue Earth1380
Martin1295
St. Louis11814
Freeborn1150
Pine890
Nicollet8610
Unassigned8610
Winona7915
Carlton730
Watonwan710
Cottonwood700
Crow Wing682
Goodhue663
Otter Tail640
Chisago611
Polk612
Itasca5410
Dodge520
Chippewa491
Lyon490
Morrison450
Meeker450
Le Sueur441
Douglas410
Becker390
Jackson390
Murray390
McLeod340
Isanti320
Waseca260
Rock220
Mille Lacs191
Faribault180
Swift180
Wabasha180
Fillmore171
Pennington170
Sibley160
Brown152
Beltrami140
Cass132
Norman130
Pipestone120
Kanabec111
Wilkin113
Marshall100
Pope90
Wadena90
Aitkin80
Koochiching70
Yellow Medicine60
Mahnomen61
Lincoln50
Renville50
Big Stone40
Grant40
Red Lake40
Redwood40
Clearwater30
Hubbard30
Traverse30
Lac qui Parle30
Roseau30
Houston20
Lake10
Kittson10
Stevens10

Iowa Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 19217

Reported Deaths: 531
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Polk4160125
Woodbury274034
Black Hawk173944
Linn94976
Dallas89220
Marshall89216
Buena Vista7350
Johnson6149
Wapello5589
Muscatine55641
Crawford5142
Tama40227
Scott35810
Dubuque34518
Louisa34311
Jasper26116
Pottawattamie2578
Sioux2190
Washington1888
Wright1670
Plymouth1292
Warren1260
Allamakee1204
Story1091
Mahaska9310
Poweshiek908
Henry711
Bremer696
Des Moines621
Clinton611
Boone610
Taylor540
Clarke530
Guthrie503
Cedar461
Benton411
Webster391
Monroe385
Shelby370
Jones360
Hamilton350
Clayton343
Iowa330
Buchanan330
Osceola330
Marion320
Cerro Gordo281
Cherokee280
Madison282
Fayette270
Lee250
Winneshiek240
Monona240
Jefferson230
Harrison220
Davis210
Lyon210
Dickinson200
Grundy200
Mills190
Floyd191
Sac180
Humboldt170
Lucas170
Hardin160
Hancock160
Delaware150
Keokuk150
Clay150
Appanoose153
Butler151
Emmet140
Ida140
Page130
Greene130
Franklin130
Cass120
Howard120
Audubon121
Jackson120
Winnebago110
Pocahontas110
Chickasaw100
Carroll90
Van Buren90
Adair90
Kossuth90
Union70
Adams70
Montgomery70
Palo Alto60
Unassigned60
Fremont40
Mitchell40
Ringgold40
Worth30
Calhoun20
Wayne10
Decatur10
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