National Weather Service Issues Winter Storm Watch for Stafford-LBI Area

Boston-12/28/2017 The Boston area is in the midst of frigid weather as this woman has all that the sign has to offer at the store as she walks along of all places Winter Street in Downtown Crossing. John Tlumacki  Globe staff

"It's not worth it to take a chance".

The mayor of Washington, DC, Muriel Bowser, urged residents to call the city if they saw people outside.

The cold was blamed for the deaths of two men in separate incidents in Milwaukee, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

Dangerously low temperatures and wind look to continue for the next few days.

Localized snow accumulations of up to a foot are expected from Monday to Wednesday in parts of the Northeast, according to National Weather Service predictions.


Suffolk County could experience "near-blizzard" conditions Wednesday night through Thursday evening, according to the National Weather Service's updated winter storm watch. "The maximum swath will be from southern Rhode Island to the south of Boston and into Maine".

Throughout a year ago, the city measured 38.28 inches of precipitation and liquid equivalent of snow, which is about 4 inches above the annual normal.

Gallina added that cities in northern Florida will experience freezing rain and maybe some sleet. "We're used to a lot of snow here in Erie, but this is unprecedented, the amount we got", Dahlkemper said. Four to 6 inches of snow are expected to fall in the city of Boston in Massachusetts State.

"Please stay off the roads tomorrow, if you don't need to be out", Bluffton Police Chief Joseph Manning said in a news release. We're looking ahead at a rain/snow mix after the weekend. "This warm spell will basically be a short respite from the severely cold weather".

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Spotify faces $1.6 billion lawsuit from music publisher alleging copyright infringement
Wixen's lawsuit says the proposed settlement "does not adequately compensate Wixen or the songwriters it represents". The complaint also claims that more than 20 percent of Spotify's 30 million songs could be unlicensed.

Iranian policeman killed by rioters in ongoing protests
Nine people have been killed overnight amid nationwide protests and unrest in Iran , according to state television reports. The towns are all in Iran's central Isfahan province, 215 miles south of Tehran.

Assam government recognises 1.9 crore legal citizens in first NRC draft
NRC State Coordinator Prateek Hajela said those people whose names have been excluded in the first list need not worry. Assam has been driven into a conflict between the permanent residence and those who have migrated from Bangladesh.

Pakistan summons U.S. ambassador over Trump's tweet
Trump's senior administration officials met last month to decide what to do about the money. "Those days are over", Pence said. This anxious Indian officials who had hoped Trump would be taking a stronger stance on Pakistan.

South Korea seeks Winter Olympics cooperation with North to ease military tension
The United Nations Security Council last month approved its strongest sanctions yet on North Korea - a move that Pyongyang described as an "act of war".

US Customs computers outage causes delays for airport travelers
Photos posted on social networks by stranded passengers showed long lines at New York's JFK and Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson. CBP has not given any further explanation of what caused the disruption in the system.

Weekend Box Office Report: 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Remains Leader
The official LEGO online store is now selling the LEGO Star Wars 2018 range, but does not yet have this particular set in stock. Let us know what you thought of Star Wars: The Last Jedi by giving the film your own personal ComicBook.com User Rating below.

Texans GM taking leave of absence as wife battles cancer
Reports also surfaced Sunday morning that O'Brien was likely to return for 2018, which is the final year of his contract now . O'Brien has received public endorsements from Watson, wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins and outside linebacker Jadeveon Clowney.

New Year's Eve wind chill in Detroit forecast at -16 below
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS.A Wind Chill Advisory means that cold air and the wind will combine to create low wind chills. Weather service forecasters in Indianapolis said Sunday to expect wind chills from -25 to -15 Sunday through Tuesday night.

Patriots clinch top seed in AFC with win over Jets
The Patriots opened up the game with a 13-play, 75-yard drive that made it look as if the Jets defense was in for a long day. Lewis spearheaded the rushing attack against the Jets, finding the end zone once through the air and once on the ground.

Packers finish with first losing season since 2008 after Lions loss
Tate threw a two-point conversion pass to Stafford after Adbullah took the snap and pitched it Tate on the trick play. Jones continued his excellent record against the Packers with four receptions for 81 yards and a touchdown.

5 deputies shot, 1 fatally, in shooting near Denver
The Douglas County Sheriff's Office said via its Twitter account that a major highway south of the city was shut down Sunday. As the incident was still unfolding, police asked people to avoid the area and for those nearby to shelter in place.

Eagles' Nick Foles (rest) done for the day after one quarter
Key plays •Dak Prescott hit Brice Butler for a 20-yard touchdown pass to break the scoreless tie in the fourth quarter. Second-year pro Nate Sudfeld replaced Foles and was 19 of 23 for 134 yards in his first career game.

Authorities: Florida man tried to electrocute pregnant wife
Michael Wilson, 32, of Palm Coast, meant to cause his wife great bodily harm with the booby trap, authorities said. Some sticky notes, love letters and a photo album opened to a picture of the Wilsons together were on the bed.

Muslim women's groups divided on triple talaq bill passed by Lok Sabha
AIMIM's Asaduddin Owaisi, who alleged "vested interests" behind the legislation, said it was an attempt to demonise Muslim men. NCP MP Supriya Sule, while supporting the Bill, sought similar measures against marital rape.

Other news