NYC: Frigid Air, Rapid Freeze to Follow Storm

By Andy Mussoline, Meteorologist
March 13, 2014; 1:00 AM ET
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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.

Detailed New York City Forecast
New York Interactive Weather Radar Winter Weather Center

AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will be in the single digits throughout the day Thursday.

"The next few days will be like a winter sandwich," said 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.


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