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Wintry Mix in the Central Plains; Powerful Pacific Storm Approaching

A storm will track from the southern Plains to the Ohio Valley through Friday with showers and thunderstorms. On the northern edge, snow, ice, and/or a wintry mix is possible from the central Plains to the central Great Lakes. A significant Pacific storm with high winds, and heavier rain and snow will arrive late Friday through the weekend with impacts spreading across much of the West. Read More >

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Last Map Update: Thu, Dec. 8, 2022 at 9:08:32 am MST

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The twelfth and final Full Moon of the year will occur on December 7th at 9:08 pm. It is known as the Cold Moon as it symbolizes the cold temperatures of winter setting in. It is also known as the Long Night Moon as it occurs close to the Winter Solstice when nights are the longest.


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