A second surge of colder air will drop south across the area tonight. Less wind than on Tuesday, but still enough wind to lower wind chills overnight into Friday morning into the 25 below to 35 below zero range in many areas. Friday night/Saturday morning and Saturday night/Sunday morning will also likely have hazardous wind chills. Coldest low temperatures will be over far northeastern North Dakota into northwestern Minnesota where actual low temperatures will be in the 15 below to 25 below zero range the next few nights. Clouds will hold more over parts of southeastern North Dakota thru the period keeping this area not quite as cold.
WIND CHILL ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO NOON CST FRIDAY... * WHAT...Very cold wind chills expected. Wind chills 25 below to 35 below zero expected. Actual winds will be northwest at 5 to 8 mph overnight and Friday morning. * WHERE...Northeastern North Dakota, much of the Red River valley and into northwestern Minnesota. * WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to noon CST Friday. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The dangerously cold wind chills could cause frostbite on exposed skin in as little as 10 minutes.
Content taken from the National Weather Service Grand Forks, North Dakota