Potentially Dangerous Cold Temperatures Move in After Weekend Storm - NBC Connecticut

Potentially Dangerous Cold Temperatures Move in After Weekend Storm

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    NEWSLETTERS

    Evening forecast on January 21, 2019

    Chief Meteorologist Ryan Hanrahan has the forecast on January 21th,2019

    (Published Monday, Jan. 21, 2019)

    Our First Alert meteorologists are tracking a major blast of cold air that will last throughout the day on Monday. 

    Temperatures are near zero along the shoreline and sub-zero for interior Connecticut. 

    A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect for northern Connecticut through Monday afternoon.

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    The cold temperatures are only one part of the equation. We also have strong wind from the northwest sustained between 10-15 mph, but gusting up to 30 mph through Monday. This will make temperatures feel -15° to -25°.

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    Temperatures this cold can be dangerous if you don't take proper precautions. 

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    The good news is this arctic shot is short lived and temperatures will be back in the 20s Tuesday and 40s by Wednesday. 

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