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Latest Weather Update For Chiefs-Patriots AFC Championship Game

patrick mahomes on the field during the game against the colts

KANSAS CITY, MO - JANUARY 12: Quarterback Patrick Mahomes #15 of the Kansas City Chiefs celebrates in the final minute of the 31-13 victory over the Indianapolis Colts in the AFC Divisional Playoff at Arrowhead Stadium on January 12, 2019 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by David Eulitt/Getty Images)

With just over an hour until the AFC Championship Game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the New England Patriots, people are still wondering if the Kansas City weather will be a factor.

According to WNCN meteorologist Wes Hohenstein, the start of the game will take place in 20-degree weather, with the wind chill dropping the temperature to ten degrees as the night progresses.

Last check forecast for the AFC Championship tonight in Kansas City....still cold for Chiefs v Pats. Gamtime temps about 20 with a wind chill near 10.

Last week it was projected that the city of Kansas City would be hit by an "arctic blast" that could drop temperatures to the negatives.

Even though the Chiefs are hosting the game, the cold weather tends to favor Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.

The four-time Super Bowl MVP has extensive history playing in the coldest conditions, including snow, freezing rain, and frigid temperatures.

He has won over 20 games playing in temperatures of 30 degrees or colder.

The Kansas City Chiefs are competing in their first AFC Championship Game since 1993, while Brady and the Patriots are playing in their eighth straight.

For Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes' sake, he'd better dress for the occasion.

The game will be played at 6:40 p.m. ET on CBS.