The player will be warned if they are at risk for hypothermia before it is developed. It can be treated without any problems by getting out of freezing temperatures, usually for about one hour.
If you get Hypothermia then a First Aid warning will appear. The effects of this Illness are that you get exhausted much easier than normal and you will take double condition loss from freezing . You can go from full rest to exhaustion in as little as 3 hours. It is recommended when affected by Hypothermia to treat this as soon as possible and to avoid travel. Exhaustion lowers your health and makes movement much slower.