Temperatures plunge as Arctic air grips Sask.
The temperature in Regina was -30C on Wednesday morning. With the wind chill, it felt more like -41C. (File photo)
Published Wednesday, January 30, 2013 8:04AM CST
Last Updated Wednesday, January 30, 2013 11:05AM CST
Wind chill warnings are in effect across much of southeastern Saskatchewan as a frigid blast of Arctic air hits the province.
Environment Canada says temperatures will hover around -40C with the wind chill Wednesday morning.
Regina, Fort Qu'Appelle, Estevan, Weyburn, Yorkton, Moosomin and Carlyle are among the communities under the wind chill advisory.
The agency warns frostbite on exposed skin could occur in less than 10 minutes.