The coldest days of this young year are upon Lewisboro and the region this week and could bring more snow by the weekend.
Temperatures were in the teens Tuesday morning, Jan. 22, and expected to reach a high of 19 degrees before falling into single digits Tuesday night that could feel like -4 degrees with the wind chill. Along with the frigid temperatures, a blustery northwest wind is expected to blow at 17 to 20 mph, according to the National Weather Service.
Scattered flurries are expected in the afternoon on Wednesday, Jan. 23. The high Wednesday is expected to be near 19 with more northwest wind 9 to 14 mph. Wednesday night could bring more scattered flurries with a low around 7 that feels like -3 with the windchill.
Thursday should be even colder, with a high expected to be near 17 with northwest winds of 7 to 16 mph — with gusts as high as 28 mph, according to the weather service. Thursday night’s low is expected to be about 6 degrees.
Friday, Jan. 25, could bring more snow in the afternoon as temperatures rise to as high as 26. The chance of snow is 60% during the afternoon and evening. The nighttime low is expected to be around 14.
The weather service says it could be “a moderate accumulating snowfall Friday into Friday night as an area of low pressure passes south of the tri-state region,” according to a hazardous weather outlook.
Over the weekend, the weather is expected to be in the mid to high 20s with lows in the mid to low teens.
But Monday could see temperatures above freezing for the first time in a week.