Tag: Polar Vortex

Get Ready for Brutally Cold 36 Hours on Long Island

Long Islanders will begin to feel the effects of the brutal cold snap Wednesday night, with wind chill values dropping the mercury into the teens, according to the National Weather Service’s Upton office.

It looks Like The Polar Vortex is Returning to Long Island

The polar vortex, which is always present in the arctic but occasionally becomes displaced, may contribute to a deep freeze later this week.

10 Long Island Snow Day Ideas for Kids

Beyond the typical itinerary of sledding, snowman building and snowball fights, here are some creative ways to enjoy the day off with the kids.

Up to 5 Inches of Snow Hits LI as Arctic Freeze...

How does a wind chill of 8 to 10 degrees today sound?

Temps Plunge as Arctic Blast Freezes Long Island

There's no relief in sight. Sorry.

Long Island Snow Storm: Up to 14 Inches Possible

“Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous.”

Long Island Snow: Up to 10 Inches Possible

"Falling, blowing and drifting snow will cause hazardous travel and walking conditions."

Polar Vortex Brings Record Lows to Long Island

LI hit with record lows not felt for four decades.