“One of the coldest arctic air masses in nearly 30 years” is likely to hit the Plains and Midwest this weekend, placing some all-time cold records in jeopardy,say forecasters.from USA – Record-breaking deep freeze could prove fatal
States such as Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin will see lows in the minus teens and minus 20s F (-23 to -33 C). Add sub-zero winds to the mix and it could feel more like the minus 50s and minus 60s, meteorologists warn.
Well, thank our carbon emissions for global warming - imagine how cold it would have been without it!
Revision: Corrected spelling of "outbreak" in title.