Yesterday we saw lows in the 40s as a bone-chilling cold front sweeps through our region.
The rest of the week is expected to be equally frigid, with highs expected to top off in the 40s on Friday;
Yikes… are you ready for some chilly weather #Charlotte?!
Get ready for a raw end to the work week with highs only expected to top off in the 40s for most Friday! #ncwx #cltwx pic.twitter.com/nirFlBjp5D
— K.C. Sherman (@KCShermanWx) October 23, 2018
According to Accuweather.com, we’ll be seeing the coldest temperatures in the low 40s over the next several nights, and if the temperature drops lower than expected on Friday, we could even see our first snowfall of the season;
If you moved here from Ohio or New York (like myself), you may be rolling your eyes, but if you’re from Florida or California, you might need to make some changes to prepare for the coming winter temperatures.
To prepare your home, make sure to drain all fountains and exterior water fixtures. Always let at least one of your faucets drip to avoid freezing pipes. Consider buying a humidifier if you’re sensitive to dry air. If you have an older home with older windows, investing in some shrink film insulation will save you a ton on your heating bill.
If you have a pet – make sure to read our article about how to keep your furry friend warm!