The storm brought snow, some of it heavy, across much of the Midwest on Tuesday. Chicago was up to about 2 inches. There is still high uncertainty on how long snow and then freezing rain will each persist. I do not think the icing will be significant enough to cause widespread power outages.
Hazardous and hard mountain travel conditions are anticipated with this storm.
FAYETTEVILLE - More rain - and possible winter weather - is expected in Northwest Arkansas today, according to forecasters. Total ice accumulations up to atenth of an inch.
Temperatures will warm into the 30s today with gusty winds off the lake.
While it is predicted to transition to a period of freezing rain or ice pellets tonight, there is a much lower chance of any freezing rain in Mississauga.
Total ice accumulation expected today through 4 a.m. Saturday
This could make for some treacherous travel conditions, especially along the Interstate 70 and Interstate 80 corridors. "So if you can stay off the roads, that's the best advice".
Lawrence will be under a winter storm warning from 9 p.m. Thursday to 3 p.m. Friday, so residents should plan on slick roads and hazardous driving conditions.
"Some drizzle may also freeze on colder, untreated surfaces after daybreak". This includes the Detroit area and Ann Arbor. Strong or even severe thunderstorms are expected in the Deep South around Alabama and Georgia. Low temperatures bottom out in the 30s, region-wide.
As our next storm system arrives, rain will bubble up into southwestern New Jersey in the early afternoon hours, around 1 p.m. Far southeastern VA will get into the upper 40s.
Minimum wage increases go into effect across the state
A Public Agenda/USA Today/Ipsos survey released in September showed increases in public support for a federal minimum wage hike. Most New Mexico cities and towns will feel the effect of the increase, including Albuquerque and Las Cruces.