CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Local

Think It’s Cold Here? Imagine Living In The U.P.

View Comments
istockphoto

istockphoto

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

DETROIT (WWJ) – Think it’s cold here?

In Ironwood, in the Upper Peninsula, they’re dealing with wind chills of more than 50 below zero. Nancy Lanctoe is busy baking at Joe’s Pasty Shop this morning, where the temperature is 24 below zero, and the wind chill is -54!

“As long as I’ve been up here, I don’t remember it being with the wind chill like that, within, I’ve have to say, 10 years,” Lanctoe said.

Despite the mind-numbing cold, Lanctoe made it to work today, but she says she would have preferred to stay home.

“From the house to the vehicle, there’s a little bite in the air and, you know, if you’re out too long, I wouldn’t be if I didn’t have to,” she said.

It’s not clear yet if the icy temps will keep customers at home.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,913 other followers