Extreme Cold Warnings Expand Across Northern Ontario

Extreme Cold Warning

Sachigo Lake – Weather – The Extreme Cold Warnings have been expanded southward as all of Northern Ontario is now under the effect of cold Arctic air.

The Extreme Cold conditions are expected tonight and may persist into next week for some areas. Temperatures will moderate briefly during the daytime, bringing some relief.

11:42 AM EST Friday 27 January 2023
Extreme Cold Warning in effect for:

  • Pikangikum – Poplar Hill – MacDowell
  • Sandy Lake – Weagamow Lake – Deer Lake
  • Big Trout Lake – Kasabonika
  • Sachigo Lake – Bearskin Lake
  • Webequie
  • Attawapiskat
  • Wasaho Cree Nation
  • Peawanuck
  • Pickle Lake – Cat Lake
  • Summer Beaver – Wunnummin Lake – Kingfisher Lake

A multi-day episode of very cold wind chills is expected.

Hazard: Wind chill values near minus 45.

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