This morning, St. Louis-area residents awoke to below-zero temperatures which are only expected to drop even further. Although the temperatures will rise slightly over the next few days, they are then expected to drop to levels they haven’t been at in over 15 years. As the temperature drops, meteorologists are also predicting more snow- about 10 inches to be exact.
Here’s the outline of the predicted weather pattern in the coming days:
Although this morning’s temperatures were below zero in some parts of the St. Louis metro area, the high for the day is expected to be in the upper 20s. Today will be predominantly sunny with a slight breeze.
The calm before the imminent storm, Saturday will have a high of 39 degrees during the day. Once the sun goes down, the temperature is expected to drop significantly and snow is poised to fall this night.
Sunday to Tuesday
Temperatures will continue to drop after the snowfall anywhere from zero to -5 degrees. Meteorologists also predict intense wind which will drop the temperature to between -20 and -30 with the wind chill.
When the weather gets this extreme, residents need to take every precaution. Every daily activity is made more hazardous with the presence of below-freezing temperatures, extreme wind, snow, and ice. To help you combat the oncoming storm, we’ve provided a list of tips based on official winter safety tips from FEMA.
Stay safe and stay warm in the coming days!
From the team at Fox Goldblatt & Singer PC.