The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for southern Minnesota, in effect from midnight tonight through 9 pm Saturday night.

Wind chill values as low as -35 are expected. The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.

National Weather Service
National Weather Service

The coldest wind chills will occur Sunday and Monday mornings.

Additionally, a Wind Chill Watch has been issued for southern Minnesota, in effect from 9 pm Saturday night through 9 am Tuesday morning for wind chill values that could approach -40.

A blast of arctic air will lead to several days of temperatures below zero. Dress in layers and cover exposed skin when going outdoors.

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