Blizzard, Wind Chill Warnings Continue Into Saturday
UNDATED (WJON News) -- Stong winds and bitter cold temperatures will continue on Friday across the Midwest.
The National Weather Service says a Blizzard Warning remains in effect until 6:00 a.m. on Saturday. Widespread blowing and drifting snow could significantly reduce visibility.
A Wind Chill Warning will be in effect until 12:00 p.m. on Saturday. The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.
Travel should be restricted to emergencies only. If you must travel, have a winter survival kit with you with warm clothes and a charged cell phone. Tell someone where you are going, and when you expect to arrive. If you get stranded, stay with your vehicle.
The latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1. Road conditions can also be found at 511mn.org