Arctic air arrives tonight

Holiday weekend looks cold & potentially snowy

Behind the front, blustery conditions for New Years Eve as highs will not get out of the low 20s and winds chills will be in the single digits all day.

Areas off Lake Ontario are also expected to receive some lake snow later Saturday and into Sunday.

The extended computer models are showing some warmer weather for the following week.

"Saturday should moderate a bit with high about 25 degrees", Rubin said.

Tonight expect steady temperatures with drizzle and fog and a chilly low of 49. Night will bring clouds and a low of around 10. The normal low for this time of year is 29° and the normal high is 48°.


The mercury won't even rise to zero on Saturday and Sunday in Minneapolis, according to AccuWeather.

NEW YEAR'S DAY: Arctic sunshine is going to be the rule.

Another reinforcing blast of Arctic air next week! Otherwise, Saturday will feature slightly warmer temperatures as highs reach the upper 20s under rather cloudy skies when it's not snowing.

Arctic air is helping to ring in the new year across Kansas. This frigid air will finally begin to retreat back to the north by the first weekend of January. More locations should climb above freezing Wednesday afternoon. Morning temperatures may be in the low teens with wind chill values again in the single digits. The day will start with temperatures in the 40s and will eventually fall into the 30s by evening. Lows will range from 13 to 17 degrees along with wind chills in the single digits. Temperatures will struggle to climb above freezing during the afternoon. It will remain very cold, with a chance of afternoon snow showers and flurries. "As far as pipes being in a house now we don't think we really have to do anything, but my mom lives out in a trailer and she's actually repairing pipes that broke.", she says.

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