**This post is from January 21, 2013. For the latest forecast, please refer to the main page.**
A light snow event affected the area this evening, with up to 3-4″ in isolated parts of Long Island. An arctic air mass will bring very cold temperatures tonight through Thursday, with black ice expected on wet surfaces tonight along with wind chills in the single digits to near zero throughout the day on Tuesday. The cold will continue through the rest of the week and into the weekend, with a storm potentially producing moderate snow accumulations on Friday.