... Wind chill warning remains in effect until 11 am MST
A wind chill warning remains in effect until 11 am MST Saturday.
* Impacts/timing: winds 10 to 20 mph developing tonight and
persisting through Saturday morning. Extremely cold wind chill
will lead to a danger of frostbite on unprotected skin in as
little as 30 minutes!
* Wind chill values: 25 to 40 degrees below zero... locally
colder possible in more wind prone locations.
* Locations impacted include... Highway 2 Kalispell to Libby...
Highway 37 Eureka to Libby... Highway 56 Bull Lake Road...
Highway 93 Eureka to Whitefish... Evaro hill... Highway 200
Thompson Falls to plains... Highway 200 Trout Creek to Heron...
I-90 Lookout Pass to Haugan... Highway 93 Sula to Lost Trail
Pass... Lolo Pass
A wind chill warning means the combination of very cold air and
strong winds will create dangerously low wind chill values. This
will result in frost bite and lead to hypothermia or death if
precautions are not taken.