The NBC Connecticut meteorologists are forecasting wind chill values in the single digits above and below zero this weekend and the governor has activated severe weather protocol.
The cold air sticks around for Sunday as well. Temperatures Sunday morning will be in the single digits statewide. High temperatures Sunday will rise into the middle 30s.
The state severe weather protocol is in place from 5 p.m. Friday to 10 a.m. Sunday.
To find shelters and warming centers across Connecticut, call 211 or visit the website.
The cold air quickly exits by Monday afternoon. We're expecting temperatures to go from the single digits Monday morning to the middle to upper 40s by the afternoon hours.