You are the news now

THE NEWS COMMENTER

VOTE  (0)  (0)

Millions await snow and bitter cold as storm moves from the Midwest to the Northeast


Added 02-25-20 02:04:03pm EST - “After a snowy Tuesday in the Plains, a? winter storm will dump snow in a 1,200-mile stretch from Missouri to Maine from Wednesday into Thursday.” - News.yahoo.com

CLICK TO SHARE

Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From News.yahoo.com: “Millions await snow and bitter cold as storm moves from the Midwest to the Northeast”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

After a snowy Tuesday in the Plains, a winter storm will dump snow in a 1,200-mile stretch from Missouri to Maine from Wednesday into Thursday, causing travel disruptions and school closings. 

In Kansas on Tuesday, one person died and a section of Interstate 70 was closed for several hours after heavy snowfall caused multiple accidents, officials said. Snow was also reported in portions of South Dakota, Nebraska and eastern Colorado.

As the system moves east, winter weather advisories and winter storm watches have been issued by the National Weather Service from the central Plains to northern New England. More than 25 million people live where there is some level of winter weather alert.

Winter weather headlines in effect tonight into Wednesday for parts of northern IL and NW IN. #ILWX #INWX pic.twitter.com/nnielwCLwO

However, Chicago may not see as much snow as had been forecast, with amounts of 2 to 5 inches now likely, primarily overnight Tuesday and into Wednesday, the National Weather Service said. Chicago is still in the running for enough snow to make roads slippery, AccuWeather warned.

Read more...







Anonymous comments are welcome, just check the "Comment Anonymously" box before submitting your comment. If you don't see any comments yet, congrats! You get first comment. Be nice and have fun.

CLICK TO SHARE

BACK TO THE HOME-PAGE