Stories tagged with: Extreme cold

January 22, 2013 - 5:25pm
2 years 44 weeks ago

Temperatures are expected to be frigid this week with some days only reaching into the teens.

Those temperatures along with a wind chill can cause problems for those heading outdoors if even for a short time. Dr. Vicki Whitacre said that if people are venturing outdoors they shouldn't be out longer than 30 minutes. That number drops to 10-15 minutes if there is a lot of wind. Dr. Whitacre said burning, pain and tingling in the fingers, nose and ears are some of the signs to get indoors...

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