Cool, less humid air that moved into the Boston area Tuesday will stick around into Saturday.
Most days will be sunny. High temperatures in the metro area will range from the upper 60s to the middle 70s with nighttime lows in the 50s and lower 60s for outdoor activities.
The western suburbs can get even colder at night with a bit of frost possible for western New England Friday morning.
A cool front brought spotty showers to the area Thursday morning. Another front and spotty showers will cross the area on Sunday.
More cool air will settle in for the first part of next week.
The coldest air of the winter will plunge southward across much of the eastern United States and will feature single-digit and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast during the Valentine's Day weekend.
Untreated roadways and sidewalks could be slippery, causing some problems for the morning commute.
Conditions will be favorable for lake-effect snow through the end of the week, threatening low visibility and dangerous travel conditions.
Episodes of snow and slippery travel will affect the mid-Atlantic states and parts of New England through Thursday.
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Indianapolis, IN (1982)
-21 degrees - all time February record.
Kansas City, MO (1997)
1st 10 days of February saw only 1 percent of possible sunshine.
New England (2005)
Heavy snowfall totals include. Lost River, NH 23.8" Pinkham Notch, NH 16.0" Bridgton, ME 16.0" Franconia Notch, NH 15.5" Hebron, ME 27.0" Guilford, ME 25.0"