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Pesky East Coast Low; Powerful Storm Arriving in Alaska

A pesky, almost stationary, area of low pressure will continue to produce rain showers, gusty winds and coastal flooding in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic on Wednesday. Meanwhile, a powerful storm is expected to impact northwest and west-central Alaska with a variety of hazards starting late Wednesday. Read More >


The weather outlook through Sunday shows quite a few temperature changes ahead. As low pressure lingers off the coast, rain showers continue through the afternoon with perhaps some late day clearing for areas west of the Blue Ridge. A warming trend ensues for Thursday into Friday before the arrival of a cold front changes the pattern again. Breezy northwesterly winds will give way to a cool, but dry weekend. From the Alleghenies to the Blue Ridge, many spots may see freeze/frost issues on Saturday night.