The Kandi Mall in Willmar has announced that it will close early Tuesday due to "severe weather conditions."

The mall posted a notice on its social media Facebook page earlier that it will close at 5 p.m. Tuesday.

Dangerous wind chills of 45 below to 65 below zero are expected for most of the period from Tuesday night through Thursday morning, according to the National Weather Services in the Twin Cities.

This is a life-threatening situation for those spending any prolonged period outdoors without proper clothing.