Frigid air will continue to sweep the city through the weekend, following a temperature drop into record-breaking lows.
Due to the extreme cold in the evening and early morning hours, anyone outdoors may at risk for cold-related illnesses such as frostbite and hypothermia.
Temperatures are forecast to rebound a bit heading into the weekend, climbing to near the freezing mark Saturday afternoon.
Colder weather is poised to return for the second half of the weekend as the chance of snow moves into the city.
The frigid weather and the chance for snow are expected to continue into the next week as temperatures slide back into the teens.
Tune in to AccuWeather Live Midday every weekday at noon EST. We will be talking about the return of cold air in the Midwest and East, as well as more storms and the potential for rain in California.
On the heels of a mild November, December will start with well above-normal temperatures across all of the United Kingdom and Ireland.
Snow and ice will swing across parts of the central and northern Plains to the Upper Midwest as November ends and December begins.
After the brief shot of chilly air this past weekend, the month of December will start out mild across the Northeast.
December will begin with a roar across the Northwest as rounds of rain, mountain snow and even ice are in store this week.
The reprieve from heavy rain across southern India will not last with the threat for flooding downpours set to return for the final day of November.
Studies show that heart attacks increase in December and January each year.
Cheyenne, WY (1983)
Low temperature of minus 14 degrees broke the record low for the date by 14 degrees.
Huntington, WV (1985)
First November on record with no snow.
Minneapolis, MN (1991)
A total of 46.9 inches of snow during November 1991 established a new all-time record for any month.