Examples of windchill in a Sentence
It's cold outside, and it feels even colder because of the windchill.
Expect windchills in the 20s tonight.
Recent Examples of windchill from the Web
And the 10-degree cutoff doesn't count the windchill.
Operation White Flag goes into effect when the temperature or windchill in the city dips below 35 degrees.
The National Weather Service was forecasting a high of 18 degrees for Friday afternoon, with the temperature dropping to 10 Friday night, but with the windchill feeling about 15.
The windchill advisory on Dec. 31 was the first since mid-February in 2016.
Icy winds gusting across the state could further depress those air temperatures, prompting the NWS to issue a windchill advisory, valid until 10 a.m. Sunday.
Earlier this week, Aaron Maybin, who played for the Buffalo Bills, New York Jets and Cincinnati Bengals, sat in a room of kids bundled up to keep warm as their school, along with others in Baltimore, battled recent below freezing windchills.
In Boston, the city's parade and evening fireworks show have both been canceled due to temperatures in the single digits with the windchill dipping below zero.
Strong west winds sent windchills plunging to minus 80 and blowing snow created ground blizzards in open rural areas.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'windchill.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of windchill
WINDCHILL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of windchill for English Language Learners
: the effect that wind has of making air feel colder than it actually is
: a temperature that shows how cold the air feels because of the wind
medical Definition of windchill
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up windchill? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).