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.
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.
After natural disasters, it’s not uncommon to see pop-up charities appear, particularly around the holiday season.
A storm bearing strong winds, heavy snow, torrential rain, thunderstorms and fog will converge on the Northeast and Midwest on Christmas Eve and will likely create ground and flight delays.
With many winter storms lined up, snow will create a wintry setting for Christmas in some areas.
As the train of storms from the Pacific Ocean continues, rounds of rain and mountain snow will affect areas from the Northwest to the Intermountain West and Rockies through Christmas Day.
The train of storms that has pushed through California this month has brought welcome snow to Southern California ski resorts and helped launch their season after a slow start.
After a few mild days at the start of next week, temperatures will fall in time to create some wintry weather and travel woes for Christmas.
International Falls, MN (1989)
Low of -34 + high of -21. Wind chill between 60 + 70 below.
Little Rock, AR (1998)
282 straight days without subfreezing temperatures, longest streak on record.
Galena, AK (2001)