Sioux Lookout: Extreme Cold Warning Remains in Effect – #bundleup!

Extreme Cold Warning

Current Weather in Sioux Lookout

SIOUX LOOKOUT – WEATHER – As of 4:34 AM CST, Sioux Lookout, Ontario, is experiencing a severe cold of -32°C with calm winds. The sky is mainly cloudy, but some clearing is expected this morning. Wind speeds are up to 15 km/h, with a high temperature of only -21°C. The wind chill is particularly harsh, dropping to -39 this morning and -27 this afternoon, making frostbite a significant risk.

Tonight’s Forecast

The night is expected to be partly cloudy with a continuing risk of frostbite. Wind speeds will remain at up to 15 km/h, and temperatures are forecasted to drop to a low of -32°C. The wind chill will make it feel like -28 this evening and -36 overnight.

Forecast for Friday, 19th January

Friday promises mainly sunny skies in Sioux Lookout, with winds continuing at up to 15 km/h. The high for the day is expected to be -19°C. The morning will feel extremely cold with a wind chill of -38, improving slightly to -23 in the afternoon. The UV index is projected to be low at 1, but the risk of frostbite remains.

Wardrobe Recommendations

Residents should continue to wear multiple layers, including a thermal base layer, a thick insulated coat, and wind-resistant outerwear. It’s crucial to protect extremities with insulated gloves, a warm hat, and winter boots.

Weather Trivia

Sioux Lookout’s winter climate, influenced by its Northern Ontario location, often results in prolonged periods of extreme cold and snow.

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