A period of very cold wind chills is expected.
Dangerous wind chills of -45 to -50 overnight into Thursday morning.
Overnight lows in the -35 to -40 degrees Celsius range will combine with light winds to produce dangerous wind chill values of -45 to -50.
Conditions will improve through the day on Thursday as warmer air begins to push into the region.
Extreme cold puts everyone at risk.
Extreme cold warnings are issued when very cold temperatures or wind chill creates an elevated risk to health such as frost bite and hypothermia.
For more information on cold and your health, visit Manitoba Health at https://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/environmentalhealth/cold.html or call Health Links - Info SantÃ© at 204-788-8200 or toll-free at 1-888-315-9257.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to MBstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #MBStorm.