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Organizers canceled a similar event on the Chicago lakefront, after the temperature there dipped below zero and thick white steam rose from the lake.
Organizers said the arctic blast made jumping into the lake too dangerous.
The temperature hit 20 below zero (-29 Celsius) early Monday, with the wind chill dipping to negative 31 degrees (-35 Celsius).
The weather service said temperatures in Indianapolis early Tuesday tied a record low of minus 12 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 24 degrees Celsius) for Jan. Indianapolis Public Schools canceled classes for Tuesday on all its campuses due to the predicted sub-zero temperatures.
Authorities opened warming shelters in the South as temperatures dipped notably close to zero in Alabama and Georgia.
An annual New Year's Day water ski show on Pigeon Lake in western Michigan was canceled for the first time since the event was launched in 1980 because the water was frozen solid.
Temperatures plunged below zero elsewhere in the Midwest, including in Aberdeen, South Dakota, where the mercury dropped to a record-breaking minus 32 (-36 Celsius).
It was the biggest story in the state for months, even years, and the air was thick with portents of doom.
Last week, Fair Point was officially bought out by Consolidated Communications of Illinois and the reaction was, as they say, crickets. And that, friends, is what new technology can do to an industry.The bitter cold wave enveloped much of the Midwest on Monday, yet that didn't deter hundreds of people from ringing in the new year by jumping into Lake Michigan.