Chicago: Frigid Cold to Return Late Week

By Kristen Rodman, Staff Writer
February 6, 2014; 5:25 AM ET
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After a storm dumped a swath of snow on the city, dangerously cold air will return and stay in the area through the weekend.

Late-week temperatures will drop with Thursday being the coldest day as temperatures plummet nearly 15 degrees from Wednesday.

Thursday temperatures will fall below 10 F and Friday will remain below 15 F.

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Anyone outdoors in the late-evening hours will be at risk for cold-related illnesses like hypothermia and frostbite, as temperatures drop below zero on Thursday night and hover just above zero Friday night.

Over the weekend, temperatures will rise back to the 20s and be accompanied by some snow flurries. However, temperatures on Monday will drop again and hover around 10 F for the start of next week.

The city's next chance for some sunshine will come on Thursday.


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