"Millions of people in the northern united states are preparing for the historic polarvirvel which now draws in over the country. In several states it is expected that the lowest temperatures in several generations, with more than 40 degrees below zero."
"A really vinteroväder moves down across the american midwest. Companies have asked their employees to stay home, schools are closed and hundreds of flights have already been cancelled."
"To and with the reliable u.s. postal service – which has the motto" neither snow nor rain can stop their work, set their supplies in six states: Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wisconsin, reports CNN."
"According to vädermyndigheten NWS moves polarvindarna now, down through the northern parts of the midwest and then take the east out."
"Temperatures are expected during the day to be between -23 and -40 degrees in the northern states of the midwest, thus the states west of the mountain range the Appalachian mountains, north of the ohio river and east of the Rocky mountains."
"the Wind to weaken can do to the temperatures experienced call than -50 degrees in some areas, according to the NWS."
"In the city of Chicago is expected to be colder than parts of Antarctica, and there is a risk that köldrekordet at -33 degrees celsius can be switched. Around 160 värmecenter has been opened in the town for people to be able to seek protection."
"– this is The life-threatening circumstances and the weather, " says Chicago's mayor Rahm Emanuel at a press conference."
"In the capital, Washington DC, the authorities have put in extra resources to help the city's homeless."
"Vinterovädret is believed to last until Friday."