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Temperatures are plunging in Shanghai this week thanks to an extreme cold front, which is making its way through central and eastern parts of the country, Shine reports. Things will be so cold today its going to feel a lot like winter.
Expect strong winds and scattered showers today with a low of 5 degrees Celsius (41 degrees Fahrenheit) and a low of 9 degrees Celsius (48 degrees Fahrenheit) on Tuesday.
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Things will slowly start heating up again on Wednesday. The high will bounce back up to 24 degrees Celsius (75 degrees Fahrenheit) over the weekend, according to The Weather Channel.
Heres a glimpse of the weather for the next couple weeks:
Friday marks the 20th solar term Xiaoxue (minor snow), which means things are about to get much colder in Shanghai.
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