STORM UPDATE – WIND CHILL ADVISORY & EXTREME COLD:
In the wake of the snowstorm, expect the coldest temperatures and lowest wind chills so far of this 2017-18 winter season Friday through Sunday. A Wind Chill Advisory has been issued for the entire Tri-State Region from 1 AM Friday to 10 AM Saturday. Here are the specifics:
Friday: Highs in the single digits north and in the teens NYC/LI. Lowest wind chills 0 to 20 below zero.
Friday Night: Lows -5 to 5 above zero. Lowest wind chills -15 to 20 below zero.
Saturday: Highs in the single digits north and in the teens NYC/LI. Wind chills 0 to 15 degrees below zero.
To prepare for these extremely cold temperatures, ensure your home and car heaters are working properly, your car batteries have enough cold cranking amps, and dress in layers:
Temperatures will rebound significantly on Monday but only to around freezing.
Stay tuned to local media for updated forecasts.