Blizzard to Pummel the the Plains and Upper Midwest

The historic storm that has produced snow in California and record snowfall in Arizona will move into the Plains Saturday and sweep north Saturday night and Sunday. A band of heavy snow and high winds will move along with the storm producing blizzard conditions from eastern Colorado to Wisconsin. While the storm will be quick […]

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Snow Over a Large Area of the Country…Major Problems in the Cities

Big Daddy Category: 3 I don’t have a lot of changes to what I mentioned yesterday. The thrust of the heavy snow will be into two areas. One area in the Midwest and the area from the Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic. Both areas should see 4-6 inches with maybe some local 8 inch amounts. […]

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Storm Brings a Period of Heavy Snow to Mid-Atlantic, Plains/Midwest Has Fluffy Stuff

Some points that I made in the video: Thunderstorms will be detached from the main storm so Midwest and Plains has fluffy snows of 1-6 inches. Band of convection/thunderstorms plows into the cold air across Virginia, Maryland, PA and The Delmarva. Snow could be heavy for several hours before changing to rain. Major cities Washington […]

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Monday Morning Mess in D.C., Baltimore and Philly.

Snow coming through the East tonight and early Monday will give 1-3 inches of snow by morning Rush hour for some of the big cities and surrounding areas. Roads will be snow covered and slick making rush hour tough for commuters. Another round of snow and mix is coming Monday into Monday night with another […]

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Latest Snow Maps

I am still leaning to the ICON model snow map for the current storm. Thinking remains in the East that the warm air will win again and change snow over to mix and rain. Most models seem to be over doing the amounts of snow. Midwest snow looks reasonable with 1-12 inches depending on the […]

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First Look at Snow Maps: Another Difficult and Messy One

At first glance it appears we have a storm cutting up to the Great Lakes with heavy snow out front across the Northeast and Synoptic snows behind across the Great Lakes and Midwest. However, looking at the upper air pattern, things are a little more difficult and in some ways messy in regards to snow […]

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Daily Video: Winter Returns to the East But Stays in the Plains

  Below are the snow maps that I used in the Video. This week, most of the snow will remain north of I-80 through Nebraska. Next week, we should see the snow start to show up south of I-80 again as the warmth retreats. Links Severe Weather Maps Hazard Maps Long Range 90 Day Outlook […]

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