a thousand pardons for not being around this past weekend … a blizzard came our way and I spent the time putting plastic and blankets on all the windows … not much snow but whiteout conditions and wind chill temperatures went down into the basement ..
this is from NOAA’s weather warning a few minutes ago
WIND CHILLS WILL REMAIN FROM 30 TO 50 DEGREES BELOW ZERO THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS. EXPOSED FLESH WILL FREEZE IN A MATTER OF MINUTES.
now notice they say from 30 to 50 degrees BELOW zero!! and they further warn
HYPOTHERMIA…THE COOLING OF THE BODY CORE…CAN OCCUR QUICKLY DURING VERY COLD CONDITIONS. LIMIT YOUR TIME OUTDOORS AND WEAR SEVERAL LAYERS OF CLOTHING. REMOVE DAMP CLOTHES TO AVOID BECOMING CHILLED.
and I have to leave the house today and go to wor…