An unprecedented, historic weather pattern has set up across the U.S., bringing a few of the coldest air in a long time and heavy snow over the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
Six to 12 inches of snow in this first spherical of wintry weather will unfold from the Ohio Valley into New England.
Freezing rain and ice will trigger huge issues from Texas to the Northeast. Dangerous journey circumstances, energy outages and tree injury shall be intensive in some areas.
More snow and rain will transfer into the Northwest in the present day with toes of snow for the mountains.
This system will then dive down into the Southern Plains later this week bringing one other spherical of wintry, icy weather for thousands and thousands alongside a path extending as soon as once more from the South to the East Coast.
Life-threatening chilly temperatures have settled in across the Plains with wind chill warnings and advisories extending as far south as the Gulf Coast.
This will most definitely be a week to recollect in the weather historical past books.
Janice Dean presently serves as senior meteorologist for FOX News Channel (FNC). In addition, she is the morning meteorologist for FNC’s “FOX and Friends” (weekdays 6-9AM/ET). She joined the community in January 2004. She is the writer of a number of books. Her newest is “Mostly Sunny” (Harper Collins, March 5, 2019) Click right here for extra data on Janice Dean.