The days are getting longer but don’t expect to feel any warmer for the next week.
In Winnipeg today, the forecast high of -14 C will feel like -30 C thanks to northwest winds gusting up to 60 kilometres per hour. Sunday is expected to be even colder, with a high of -17 C and northwest winds that will make it feel like -33 C, according to Environment Canada.
The bitter cold is sticking around until the bitter end of February. From the start of the work week Monday until Friday, the last day of February, the daytime high will hover between -18 C and -23 C. The normal daytime high at this time of year in Winnipeg is -6 C.