Risky wind chills continue through Wednesday morning; snow likely Thursday

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Bitterly cold Wednesday

The National Weather Service issued a wind chill advisory for parts of the Adirondacks, including northern Warren County.

Across the metropolitan area Tuesday, temperature highs were expected to drop to the lower-teens, with sub-zero wind chills expected throughout the day. Values this low will cause frostbite in as little as 30 minutes to exposed skin. Make sure you wear and hat and gloves. Low pressure is expected to pass Friday night into Saturday night.

The weather service warned the coldest conditions will be Monday night into Tuesday morning and Tuesday night into Wednesday.

Saturday: Mostly sunny and cold, high near 7.

A white Christmas for much of the Northeast and Midwest has given way to abnormal cold until the New Year.

This means frigid air will combine with brisk winds to push wind chill values down to dangerously low levels. Wind up to 15 km/h. Up to 2 inches of snow is possible. West wind 9 to 11 miles per hour. Wind from the west at 20 km/h becoming light late in the evening.

Wednesday Night: Snow likely, mainly before midnight.

Today will be mainly cloudy with a 30 per cent chance of flurries.

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