"Winds will be blowing at around 15 or 20 miles an hour, and it'll drop wind chills below zero by the evening hours (Thursday night)," said Chip Maxham, chief meteorologist for WETM Channel 18 News.
"And into early Friday, there could be wind chills of 15 to 20 degrees below zero."
is predicting an overnight low of minus 3, with some light flurries or snow showers Friday morning.
Friday's high is expected to reach only 10 degrees, Maxham
Saturday will be a bit warmer, with a high of 19 and an inch or two of snow, but "then we repeat the process," he
After the snow showers move through, another Arctic blast will follow, bringing overnight lows of -2 on Saturday.
Sunday's high will be only 5 degrees, and some places in upstate New York such as the Catskills and Adirondacks may stay below zero all day Sunday.
Temperatures in the Corning area are expected to drop to minus 7 early Monday morning.
Another snowstorm may arrive here on Tuesday, Maxham
said, but he
said it was too early to predict snowfall totals.