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Strong Winds Over Portions of the Rockies & Plains; Chilly for Much of the Eastern U.S.

Low pressure pushing eastward will generate strong winds over parts of the Rockies and Plains through Saturday with some light precipitation. Meanwhile, a much cooler air mass will overtake the eastern half of the country with frost and freeze concerns. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected for the Great Basin and parts of California, along with poor air quality in some locales. Read More >

Clouds will clear up throughout the day as flurries/freezing drizzle/drizzle in the northeast wraps up. Saturday will be warmer as a warm front moves through, bringing breezy conditions and rain showers in the afternoon. A cold front will move through Sunday bringing strong north winds, falling temperatures, and lake effect snow showers to the U.P.