Northeast braces for dramatic temperature drop, South digs out of heavy snow

Northeast braces for dramatic temperature drop, South digs out of heavy snow

The relatively brief reprieve the Northeast enjoyed from the bitter cold is coming to an end.Winds are easing somewhat in the Northeast, allowing actual temperatures to drop even lower on Saturday as a cold front moves through the region. The actual temperatures will be near zero for much of the Northeast and mid-Atlantic. A word of caution: Wind Chills in some spots will be 10 to 20 degrees lower than that.There are wind chill warnings and advisories, winter storm warnings, and flood alerts ...