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Ottawa under bone-chilling cold before temperatures rise again

The bone-chilling cold will stick around for the morning, but temperatures should warm up with plenty of sunshine today.

Today's high will reach –10 C

Be sure to bundle up if you're heading out to do some Christmas shopping. It feels like –31 this morning, according to Environment Canada. (Pawel Dwulit/Canadian Press)

The bone-chilling cold will stick around for the morning, but temperatures should warm up with plenty of sunshine later today.

Sunday started off with a frigid –22 C, but with the windchill it felt more like –31. 

The high today will reach –10 C under mainly sunny skies. But later this evening, clouds will roll in with a 60 per cent chance of flurries overnight.

The low will be –15 C. 

A smog warning is in effect for Gatineau, Maniwaki and Chelsea. 

For Monday, the high in Ottawa will remain the same with a 40 per cent chance of flurries in the morning.