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    Default Wind Chills thursday to Weekend

    Just a warning for anyone planning on heading up to the summit or attempting to. Starting thursday into the weekend, there are going to be white out or near white out conditions and wind chills that well I would say be down to near -35 or so. anyone want to help me out on this one?
    any ideas what the wind chill could be Thur night or Friday morning?

    Either way just a warning to be properly prepared
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    Yeah, its gonna be a lot colder than that. Temps are going to bottom out around -30F so windchills are going to be off the charts. Unless your chart goes to -100F, then you'd be okay.
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    -24F at Saranac Lake this morning, and that was at 5 am. Ideal radiational cooling set up and allowed their temps to drop like a rock. Meanwhile, the summit is checking in at around -6F.
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    Wind chill of -47 already...brrrrrrrrrrrrr

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    Should be a pretty amazing number I have a feeling tonight into Saturday morning time frame, You have to love weather
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    Wow - 22 already with a - 63 wind chill! Man tomorrow is going to be insanely cold up there if its already that cold already. How low does the wind chill meter go in the observatory? lol

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