Frigid conditions will continue in Hamilton this week

A cold snap continues to keep Hamilton in a deep freeze. The Canadian Press/Darren Calabrese

If you’re hoping for some relief from this extreme cold, you’ll have to wait a little while longer.

Environment Canada forecasters are calling for daytime highs ranging from -11 C to -16 C this week — and that’s not including the wind chill.

It is expected to feel like -26 C with the wind chill Tuesday.

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The City of Hamilton’s cold weather alert remains in effect.

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Global News chief meteorologist Anthony Farnell says we can expect a “January thaw likely later this month.”