4:50 AM AST Saturday 19 January 2019
Extreme Cold Warning in effect for: Edmundston and Madawaska County
A period of very cold wind chills is expected.
Cold northwesterly winds will result in wind chill values near minus 35 this morning.
Cover up. Frostbite can develop within minutes on exposed skin, especially with wind chill.
If it’s too cold for you to stay outside, it’s too cold for your pet to stay outside.
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 NBstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NBStorm.