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Fire Weather Threat Waning in Southern California; Early Season Winter Storm Impacting the Ohio/Mississippi Valleys and the East Coast States

Elevated to locally critical fire weather threats persist for southern California, before hopefully subsiding on Friday. An early winter storm is producing heavy snow from the Mid MS Valley through the OH Valley and Interior Northeast, potentially significant icing in the south-central Appalachians and heavy rain from the Southeast to Mid-Atlantic coast the next few days. Read More >

Mild temperatures will continue for one final day today. A strong cold front will move through the region this afternoon, introducing cooler air to the region. Precipitation will develop on Friday, and continue into Friday night. Rain will change over to snow on Friday, with heaviest snow accumulations in southwest Minnesota.