Linked from: WABI TV-5
Good afternoon, Milo. The National Weather Service advises the following cold weather alert:
EXTREMLY COLD WEATHER TO PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY A DEEP UPPER LOW ACROSS HUDSON BAY CANADA WILL MOVE EAST THIS WEEK AND SPREAD THE COLDEST AIR MASS OF THE WINTER SEASON ACROSS NORTHERN AND EASTERN MAINE THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.
TEMPERATURES WILL AVERAGE 25 TO 35 DEGREES BELOW NORMAL AND THIS WILL BE THE COLDEST STRETCH OF WEATHER SINCE JANUARY 2009.
THE LOWEST TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED WEDNESDAY NIGHT WITH LOWS OF 25 TO 40 BELOW ACROSS NORTHERN MAINE AND FROM 10 TO 25 BELOW ACROSS DOWNEAST AREAS.
As always, please prepare accordingly. Keep your pets inside, check on your neighbors if they need checking and bundle the kids up if they go outside.
Please celebrate responsibly as we welcome in the New Year. Have a warm and peaceful evening - Happy New Year to you all.