Polar Vortex pounds the Postal Service
The current polar vortex is putting a choke hold on mail service. Some retail post offices will be open, but couriers won’t be delivering any mail in 10 states. he affected states. That means no mail in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Michigan, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, the Dakotas and Pennsylvania.
Health experts are warning that the sub-zero temperatures and brutal wind chills millions are getting hit with today can cause frostbite in as little as five minutes.