Statement as of 4:31 PM EST on January 06, 2014
* a prolonged period of dangerously cold and potentially life threatening wind chills will occur through Tuesday morning.
* Frost bite and hypothermia can occur in a matter of minutes.
El Dorado said:
One thing I haven't seen mentioned on the news. Drinking alcohol and/or smoking will accelerate frostbite. I learned that the hard way one winter evening walking home from the bar.