NBC5 Forecast: Bundle Up! Single-digit Wind Chill Values for Monday Morning

From NBC5 meteorologist Brian James - Behind this morning's cold front, temperatures are still falling ... and that will be the case all the way through Monday morning. Not only will temperatures drop into the 20s, but the wind will stay up in the 15 to 20 mph range through the overnight hours. That means wind chill values will be down in the single digits to lower teens for a large part of North Texas.MAKE SURE YOU'RE TAKING THE NECESSARY COLD-WEATHER PRECAUTIONS TONIGHT/MONDAY MORNING AND AGAIN MONDAY NIGHT/TUESDAY MORNINGPlan on the full arsenal of winter weather gear Monday morning for you and the kids. Heavy coat, hat, gloves, and scarf would all be recommended. It will be as cold Tuesday morning too, but the wind won't be as strong.Sunshine returns for Tuesday and daytime temperatures will gradually moderate through the middle part of the upcoming week. By Thursday, spring will finally return to the area with highs in the 60s. 70s are on tap for the end of the week and first half of the weekend. TONIGHT: Partly cloudy and very cold. Low: 22. Wind chill values will be in the single digits and teens. Wind: N 15-20 mph. MONDAY: Mostly to partly cloudy and breezy with near-record cold. Morning wind chill values in the single digits and teens. High: 34. Wind: N 15-20 mph diminishing late in the day. TUESDAY: Mostly sunny but cold. Low: 22. High: 45. Wind: N 5-10 mph. WEDNESDAY: Cold morning, then mostly sunny and cool. Low: 26. High: 50. Wind: SE 10 mph. THURSDAY: Partly cloudy, breezy, and warmer. Low: 42. High: 67. Wind: S 10-20 mph. FRIDAY: Partly to mostly cloudy, breezy, and mild. Low: 55. High: 72. Wind: S 10-20 mph. SATURDAY: A 60% chance for scattered showers and storms through noon. Becoming partly cloudy and breezy for the afternoon hours. Low: 60. High: 74. Wind: S/W 15 mph. SUNDAY: Mostly sunny to partly cloudy and cool. Low: 46. High: 61. Wind: N/NE 10 mph. MONDAY: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a chance for scattered showers. Low: 42. High: 59. Wind: NE 10-20 mph. TUESDAY: Mostly cloudy and breezy with a chance for scattered t-storms. Low: 47. High: 65. Wind: SE 10-20 mph. WEDNESDAY: Partly cloudy and mild. Low: 50. High: 68. Wind: S/SW 10 mph.  Continue reading...

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