Metservice ambassador Bob McDavitt wrote a series of article for FMC which were published in older issues of our ‘Bulletin’ magazine. Timeless advice and information for coming closer to understanding the complex weather in New Zealand’s mountains.
August 2004 Chill Can Kill
What exactly is wind chill and how does it relate to hypothermia? Bob McDavitt reveals how hypothermia is responsible for more deaths than avalanches and skiing in New Zealand, as well as explains its warning signs and what actions to take if someone is experiencing symptoms.