In Minneapolis, Minnesota, it felt like 40 below because of the wind chill, CNN meteorologist Rob Marciano said. It was 48 below in Fargo, North Dakota, where unprotected fingers could suffer frostbite in 60 seconds.
This morning, my mom checks in from northern Indiana, takes a picture of her street sign:
Isn't it ironic, donchaknow?
Part three of a youtube series on Minnesota weather hell: