Date: Thu, 21 Aug 1997 09:07:35 -0500 From: "Emerson, Jessie J" Subject: Re: Quebec English We use wind chill factor in the South, too! Usually it's something like: "The high for today will be 30 degrees, with a wind chill of 15." Sometimes the weather reporters will say: "...with a wind chill factor of 15." It can get a bit cold down here, too! ----------------------------- >From Mark Mandel: > "Wind-chill factor" has been a part of my regular vocabulary for many > years (Northeast US all my life, except for 7 years in Berkeley). I > don't > see how Dan can have missed that. At first I thought he might be from > Dallas or Atlanta or some place where the number is never used, but > Minneapolis?! > >