Storm brings freezing rain and snow to US Northeast

08 February, 2018, 13:09 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
  • ABC NewsA storm system is forecast to move into the Plains and the Midwest Monday afternoon and into the evening hours

The National Weather Service is issuing a Winter Storm Watch starting Thursday evening and lasting into Friday evening.

A winter storm is about to wallop Calgary and the surrounding areas. Some airlines preemptively canceled or delayed flights on Tuesday in preparation the conditions Winter Storm Liam would bring. Snow is expected to spread across much of northern Iowa Thursday afternoon and continue to spread southward into central Iowa Thursday night.

Forecast models are indicating the heaviest snow more likely to fall near and south of Detroit with the amounts tapering off to the north.

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The national weather agency said snow is expected to move into central Alberta first, before it tracks south toward the USA border.

"Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve".

Any snow (or mix) will wind down within a few hours of midnight. Tough travel along I-94, United States 12 and the Toll Road.

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Significant reductions in visibility are possible.

In Portland, Maine, the city had recorded 41.6 inches of snow before the latest storm, putting it almost 5 inches above normal, officials said. The main concern for blowing snow will be along the Rocky Mountain Front.

For now, if you have travel plans on Friday you should have a backup plan ready as roads in all directions will be covered with snow again later this week.

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Travel could become almost impossible at times due to the amount of snow coming down, along with the potential for icing farther west near I-15.

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