Cold Wave Continues for Minneapolis

By Mark Leberfinger, Staff Writer
February 07, 2014; 4:55 AM
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Dangerous cold has returned to Minneapolis with an arctic wave entrenched through at least Tuesday.

Temperatures will be bitter, with highs reaching the lower teens. Overnight lows will drop below zero. Temperatures will be as much as 20 degrees below normal for this time of year.

It could be below zero from Saturday night through Monday night.

Anyone outdoors should wear the proper clothing, as temperatures this low could cause cold-related illnesses such as hypothermia and frostbite.

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Monday will be the coldest day of the bunch, as temperatures are expected to be near zero during the daytime hours.

Temperatures will finally moderate on Wednesday with a highs jumping nearly 20 degrees from the previous days.

The city's next chance for some flurries will come on Thursday.


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