15 Sep 2014
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Arctic Blast: Norcross Weather Timeline for Bitterly Cold Temps

It'll be cold, but not as cold as it was 29 years ago.

Arctic Blast: Norcross Weather Timeline for Bitterly Cold Temps
The weather forecast in Norcross calls for temperatures to fall to 7 degrees Tuesday morning.

According to data from National Weather Service,  we should see 7 degrees around 6 a.m. Tuesday.

The temperature free fall began Monday afternoon. The temp is expected to be around 16 at sunset and 11 at midnight. Tuesday's high is expected to be in the low- to mid-20s by 3 p.m.

As shocking as the forecast sounds, it's still going to be "warmer" than below-zero lows recorded in Atlanta in 1985.

According to National Weather Service data, here are the 10 coldest temps recorded in Atlanta:

-9 degrees, Feb. 13, 1899
-8, Jan. 21, 1985
-6, Jan. 20, 1985
-5, Jan. 11, 1982
-3, Jan. 30. 1966
-3, Jan. 24, 1963
-2, Jan. 10, 1982
-1, Jan. 6, 1884
0, Dec. 25, 1983
0, Jan. 17, 1982

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