A storm system in the Midwest, south, and east will bring heavy rain, potential flooding, and chilly temperatures just a week after another cold front froze coastal states and delivered blizzards to Minnesota, Ohio, Iowa and the Dakotas.
The Plains and the Midwest are expected to be hit once again on Tuesday and Wednesday, with large areas under Winter Weather Advisories and Winter Storm Warnings, according to the National Weather Service.
Revelers, including Natsumi Ishikawa, left, and Minori Kondo, second from left, both from Nagoya, Japan, take part in the New Year’s Eve festivities in New York’s Times Square, Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019. Celebrations this year have been disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic and the threat of winter storms. (AP Photo/Tina Fineberg)
Thunderstorms, snow and ice can be anticipated as the low-pressure system moves from the Southeast up toward the Great Lakes and Appalachians on Thursday night.