FORECAST: Ohio's heading toward a deep freeze

Posted at 5:47 AM, Jan 19, 2022

CLEVELAND — Cold, Arctic Air arrives tonight and will linger through the weekend.

Few snowflakes are possible tonight with a better shot for a few lake effect snow showers Thursday and Friday.

Highs for the rest of the week through the weekend will struggle into the upper teens and low/mid 20s
into next week. Overnight lows Friday morning and Saturday morning will drop to near zero in many locations. Some of the coldest air of Winter is moving our way!
There's also a few more chances for snow later in the week.

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  • Lows tonight in the teens
  • Lake effect snow to the east tonight and Thursday
  • Coldest air so far this season late week
  • Lows by Saturday morning below zero in many spots
  • Few opportunities for lake effect snow Thursday and Friday


Wednesday Night: Cloudy and colder.| Low: 16

Thursday: Arctic air moves in! Few lake effect snow showers east.| High: 21º

Friday: Extra layers with very cold air in place. Lake effect snow ends early.| High: 21º

Saturday: Mostly cloudy cloudy. Still cold.| High: 24º

Sunday: Isolated am flakes.| High: 25º

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