Extreme Cold Causes Misery Across US
|01/31/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Hundreds of millions of Americans spent Wednesday seeking relief from some of the coldest weather ever recorded in the continental United States.
Officials said temperatures were below the freezing mark in 85 percent of the country, excluding Alaska and Hawaii.
Chicago recorded a low temperature of about minus 23 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 30 Celsius) — not a record, but close to it. Minneapolis recorded minus 27 F (minus 32 C). In Sioux Falls, S.D., the mercury dropped to minus 25 F (minus 31 C).
Wind chills reportedly made it feel like minus 50 F (minus 45 C) or worse in several read more >>>