After a frigid start this morning, temperatures turned around into the upper 40s to the upper 50s with the help of afternoon sunshine. Many and Bellwood hit 57 while Natchez, Miss. made it up to 48 degrees.
The headline, however, is the frigid temperatures this morning. In fact, the minimum temperatures this morning rivaled the following cold periods in recent history: January 7, 2014; January 9, 2010; and February 4, 1996. Take a look at the following city-by-city summary:
A warming trend is here now and with it comes more clouds and a chance for rain Friday through Tuesday.