Bitter Cold Spell Is One For The Record Books By Scott Neuman Published February 20, 2015 at 1:35 PM EST Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Email Pedestrians brave the cold during their morning commute on Friday in New York. Arctic air and bitterly cold wind is moving across the Northeast, plunging temperatures into record-low single digits, accompanied by subzero wind chills. . Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.