After a springlike start to the week in New York City, a sharp change to frigid weather will come for Thursday.
Subfreezing air will quickly freeze up any wet or slushy roadways and sidewalks which could make for a slippery Thursday morning commute.
"Car doors and locks may freeze up as the frigid weather moves in," said Senior Meteorologist Dave Dombek.
AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will be in the single digits throughout the day Thursday.
"The next few days will be like a winter sandwich," said AccuWeather.com Chief Meteorologist Elliot Abrams.
A frigid Thursday will be saddled between a pair of relatively mild days. Highs will return to the middle 40s on Friday before reaching the 50s by Saturday.
Storms will take aim at western Europe into this weekend, returning the danger of flooding rain and damaging winds.
The next windstorm to target Europe will narrowly miss the United Kingdom on Saturday before a cold snap settles in for Valentine’s Day and Monday.
A blast of arctic air will be accompanied by flurries and even a localized wall of snow in some communities in the Northeast and parts of the Midwest at the start of the Valentine's Day weekend.
Spring of 2016 could rank in the top 10 warmest on record for Canada.
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 Valentine's Day weekend.
A storm will bring snow and ice that will lead to slippery travel along a 1,500-mile swath from northern Arkansas and Georgia to Maine early next week.
Greatest of all Arctic outbreaks commenced; -61 degrees in Montana.
Baltimore City, MD (1899)
-6 degrees, latest zero degree reading on re- cord. (11th-14th) 35.2" of snow, record 1 month snowfall.
Washington, D.C. (1899)
-15 F., all time record low (3rd day in a row at least -7 F.