Allison Bass, a sophomore from Raleigh, braces herself against a cold wind as she walks across the Brickyard on the N.C. State campus in Raleigh on Feb. 19, 2015.  The recent winter blast hitting the state continued Thursday, with temperatures dipping down near single digits overnight.
Allison Bass, a sophomore from Raleigh, braces herself against a cold wind as she walks across the Brickyard on the N.C. State campus in Raleigh on Feb. 19, 2015. The recent winter blast hitting the state continued Thursday, with temperatures dipping down near single digits overnight. cseward@newsobserver.com
Allison Bass, a sophomore from Raleigh, braces herself against a cold wind as she walks across the Brickyard on the N.C. State campus in Raleigh on Feb. 19, 2015. The recent winter blast hitting the state continued Thursday, with temperatures dipping down near single digits overnight. cseward@newsobserver.com

Triangle temperatures begin a dive toward record lows; some relief expected Saturday

February 19, 2015 08:01 AM