Record-breaking cold Presidents Day morning

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A Northeast Ohio Huntington Bank branch says the temperature was -9 on Monday, but some areas saw much colder temps.

Monday morning’s official low was -12, but many areas had temperatures lower than -20. The coldest was -26 in Saybrook.

This was the coldest morning low since 2009 and broke the record of -8 set in 1904. It’s the second coldest low temperature after Feb. 15 since 1963. The coldest temp last winter was -11.

Have we had a below-zero night in March? You bet. The last time was March 9, 1984. Meteorologist Scott Sabol has an in-depth look at the cold with a look at the rest of the week.