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The Midwest Braces For More Snow

8 Feb 2020, 4:26 pm

Several inches of snow is on the way for portions of the Midwest United States Sunday. A stripe of six inches plus will be likely across a few states too.

This all begins early Sunday morning and by dawn, many areas will have already seen fresh snowfall accumulate on the ground.

The low pressure area associated with this snowfall will trek east near Interstate 80 and whip up the wind, while bringing snowfall to the Great Lakes later in the day on Sunday.

The low pressure area will depart the Great Lakes region by Sunday night, with one more stop in the Northeast for Monday morning’s commute.

Here are various city-by-city details regarding the winter storm.

In terms of the impacts from this event, they are as follows:

  • Travel could be dangerous
  • Travel may be especially difficult Sunday when winds cause blowing snow
  • Slippery conditions will be present

If you must travel, make sure you have the following items with you in case of emergency:

  • Flashlight
  • Food
  • Water
  • A charged cell phone
  • Warm clothing

Remember, you can always get the latest road conditions for the state you are traveling in by calling 511.

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Summer of 1993, New England Dragway. That's when and where Steve knew he wanted to become a meteorologist. More than 20 years later he is extremely fortunate and blessed to be able to live his childhood dream. As a lover of math and science, Steve had a consistent interest in weather in elementary, middle, and high school before discovering you can major in meteorology. He attended Lyndon State Co... Load Morellege in Vermont where he received a bachelor's in meteorology-broadcasting and associate's in television news. He has worked as a meteorologist and reporter in Winchester, VA, Burlington, VT, and most recently in West Palm Beach, FL. He's recognized by the American Meteorological Society with the Certification of Broadcast Meteorologists.