Coldest air of the season on our doorstep

Youngstown, Ohio weather forecast snow and fog


WIND CHILL ADVISORY IN PLACE FOR THE AREA – CLICK HERE FOR CURRENT ALERTS

Very cold air and gusty winds will create dangerous wind-chill temperatures into the night and through Friday. The wind chills can drop as low as -20°F to -25°F throughout the night. The air temperature will fall toward zero or below through early Friday morning. Temperatures will only climb toward 7°F by Friday afternoon.

How cold is it?  To make you feel even colder there is a cold record that could be set on Saturday detailed in the weather video above.

Tracking the chance for Lake Effect snow showers. A quick inch is possible if you are under one of these bands. Isolated spots could see 2 inches as the snow is very fluffy and light, causing it to accumulate fast.

Frigid cold into the weekend with some warming by Sunday afternoon. The warm will come with another storm system that will bring more snow into Sunday night. A wintry mix is possible by Monday.

A look at the current record-low temperatures at the Youngstown/Warren Regional Airport into the weekend:
January 4:  -2° set in 1981
January 5:  -5°  set in 1968
January 6: -11° set in 2014
January 7: -12° set in 2014

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