Extreme cold warning in place for the Kawarthas for Thursday overnight

Bitterly cold wind chills near -30°C expected until Friday morning

Cold weather

Environment Canada has issued an extreme cold warning for all of the Kawarthas for Thursday night (February 13).

Bitterly cold wind chills near -30°C are expected overnight on Thursday and into Friday morning.

Temperatures should rise on Friday morning.

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Environment Canada issues extreme cold warnings when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite and hypothermia.

Keep emergency supplies in your vehicle such as extra blankets and jumper cables.

If it’s too cold for you to stay outside, it’s too cold for your pet to stay outside.

Outdoor workers should take regularly scheduled breaks to warm up.