The University of Iowa

Emergency Information

NWS Wind Chill Warning until 10AM. Wind chill of -35 possible. Frostbite possible in 10 mins. Avoid outdoor activity, if possible. More at e.uiowa.edu.

NWS Wind Chill Warning until 10AM. Wind chill of -35 possible. Frostbite possible in 10 mins. Avoid outdoor activity, if possible. More at e.uiowa.edu.

Situation Update(s): 

A Wind Chill Warning means that wind chill values are expected to fall to -30F or lower within the next 24 to 48 hours. Please refrain from any unnecessary outdoor activities and wear protective clothing if you must venture outdoors. You can get frostbite in 10-15 minutes on unprotected skin.

02/09/2021 - 6:02am

Again, outdoor travel is not advised. However, if you must travel, dress in layers, cover exposed skin, and limit your time outdoors as much as possible. Frostbite is possible in 10-15 minutes.

02/09/2021 - 6:03am

Additional resources include:

• GPS-based, real-time Cambus passenger information is available through the Transit app. You might consider “favoriting” routes you most frequently take so you can receive notifications of any weather-related detours or delays.

• The UI Parking and Transportation Department offers free jump-start service for employees, students, and visitors parked on the UI’s main campus. To request service, call 319-335-8312.

02/09/2021 - 6:04am
Status: 
Closed - Situation Resolved