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At a low of 16 degrees with a

At a low of 16 degrees with a wind chill of - 4 degrees, the bitter cold continues with snow in Saturday's forecast. (Credit: Alejandra Villa)

Good afternoon Long Island.

Welcome to the LI Now Live post for Friday, Jan. 24, 2014.

We're wrapping up today's live post, but here's a roundup...

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As of 3:11 p.m.

Weather

Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear and breezy. High of 18 degrees, low of 16 degrees with a wind chill of - 4 degrees. Dress warmly and grab your gloves and hat on your way out the door. Prolonged exposure to the cold and wind could lead to frostbite and hypothermia. The bitter cold continues, with snow in Saturday's forecast.

Traffic

CARLE PLACE. Accident blocking the shoulder blocked on Meadowbrook Parkway northbound at Zeckendorf Boulevard (M2).

 

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