Winter Blast

A woman braves the cold during her morning commute on 5th Avenue January 7, 2014. (credit: Timothy Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Winter Set For A Biting Return; Lows To Drop To Single Digits For Some

The balmy spring temperatures that climbed into the 60s will feel like ancient history Thursday, as a biting wind blows in and the high will fall short of the freezing mark.


A businessman shivers on a street corner on one of the coldest days of the year on January 23, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Dangerously Cold? Experts Offer Tips On How To Protect Yourself Amid Winter Blast

Whether or not the cold temperatures are actually dangerous depends on a number of things — how long you’re outside, how you’re dressed, any exposed skin and the temperature itself.