Temperatures plunge across Long Island; tracking midweek snow chance

News 12 Storm Watch Team Meteorologist Julian Seawright says temperatures will only reach the high teens overnight and the high 20s on MLK Day.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
  • Windy throughout evening and overnight
  • Finally calmer winds by Monday (MLK)
  • Next storm / snow chance : Tuesday
  • Into our cool down and cold week
OVERNIGHT: Temperatures reach 19 degrees. Breezy, winds at 15-25 mph. Gusts up to 45 mph.
MONDAY - MLK DAY: Mostly sunny and less windy, but very chilly. Highs in the low 30s. 
TUESDAY - POSSIBLE STORM WATCH Stray snow showers early followed by breaks in the afternoon Maximum accumulations of 1 to 2" possible. Highs in the mid-30s.
WEDNESDAY: Sunny and very cold. Highs in the 20s, lows near 20.
THURSDAY: Mix of clouds and sun. Highs in the mid-30s. Overnight lows in the mid-20s. 
FRIDAY:  POSSIBLE STORM WATCH Watching a possible winter storm. Expect scattered snow showers with highs in the mid-30s. 
NEXT WEEKEND: Very cold with highs in the 20s and lows in the teens or near 20.