NEW: #WinterStormGia has been named. #Snow and #ice are expected from the Plains and Midwest to the East into this weekend:
The RPM Model is much colder and farther south with the heavy snow with this weekend winter storm. #kywx
What to Know With cold air in place heading into the weekend, and a storm forming over the Southwest, our chances of snow this weekend are increasing.
The current forecast track of the storm suggests that a 'deformation zone' (band of heavy snowfall) will develop and spread into south-central Indiana by Saturday afternoon.
Winter storm could bring heavy snow, ice, and hazardous travel from the mid Mississippi Valley to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. this weekend.
If youve got #travel plans this weekend, please check the forecast-- #winter storm possible Fri-Sun. Heres how to use to get a travel forecast. #stlwx #midmowx #mowx #ilwx
Winter weather advisories have been issued from much of Kansas and southeastern Nebraska eastward into western and southern Missouri, southern Iowa and west-central Illinois, including the Kansas City and Des Moines metro areas.
As of Thursday night, the feeling is that highest totals are projected into southwest and south-central Indiana of 6" or locally higher before ending early Sunday morning.
This appears to be a moderate snow and ice event for most areas from the central Plains to the mid-Mississippi Valley, Ohio Valley, central and southern Appalachians and mid-Atlantic.
This will be the first significant snow of the season with snowfall of 3" to 5" possible area wide in central Indiana.
Winter weather advisories are also in effect in Colorado's Front Range and neighboring High Plains, including the Denver metro area.
Here is our latest snowfall forecast for the winter storm that will impact the region Friday through Saturday. At this time, this system looks to primarily impact weekend travelers along the I-70 corridor and along the Kansas Turnpike from Wichita north. #kswx
The next winter storm is poised to leave a blanket of snow from Denver to Washington. Major cities in between -- like St. Louis -- could see the brunt of the storm with over a half a foot of snow possible through the weekend.
Storm Team4 is tracking a storm system that will bring snow to the region this weekend and says 1 to 3 inches could fall.
Winter storm on the way for the weekend! Here is the latest snow accumulation forecast. Stay alert to any changes and updates to this winter weather system!
Snow will spread north and east starting Friday night and across all of Indiana by noon Saturday.
Winter Storm Gia is beginning to spread snow and rain to parts of Colorado and New Mexico as it crosses the southern Rockies.
Good afternoon! We are continuing to monitor the possibility of a significant winter storm this weekend. See the attached slides for more details and an explanation of why there is still uncertainty in the forecast. #vawx #ncwx #mdwx
As of Thursday, there's an 80 percent chance of 1 inch or more of snow, and a 40 percent chance of 4 inches or more This storm is still a few days away, so stay tuned for updates.
A winter storms likely for this weekend. Light snow or sleet will develop late Saturday morning into the afternoon. It will pick up in intensity as we head through Saturday. Were looking at a widespread 4-8 snow with some areas picking up 6-12.
Included is a Winter Storm Watch for a portion of central and south central Indiana through Sunday morning.
Here is the latest briefing for the upcoming winter storm that will impact the east coast this weekend. #NCwx For the most up to date information visit our website: