While the storm is expected to travel east by Sunday, most cities along the East Coast won't face almost as rough conditions as the Midwest.
We are already tracking our next chance for snow arriving on Friday with the possibility of accumulation again. There could be a few passing showers for most of us. It was unclear how reliable those last-minute predictions could be.
A system will bring accumulating snow and ice to the region. That is twice as much as meteorologists had predicted for the worst-case scenario a day earlier.More news: Local weather change: Speedy warming of oceans might endanger marine life
The advisory is in effect until 3 a.m. Sunday and covers northern IL and Northwest Indiana including Lee, DeKalb, Kane, DuPage and Cook counties.
Kansas City, Missouri, Shawnee Mission and Blue Valley public schools canceled all Saturday activities ahead of the expected winter weather. Baltimore, Charlotte, Cincinnati, Greenville-Spartanburg, Indianapolis, Louisville, Raleigh-Durham, Richmond, Washington Dulles and Washington Reagan National airports could also face issues Saturday and Sunday, the airline warned. The alert is active through Monday at 8 a.m.
Winter storm warnings have been issued for the following counties: Davie, Alamance, Surry, Forsyth, Caswell, Wilkes, Yadkin, Guilford, Stokes and Rockingham.More news: Campaign: Julián Castro To Make Saturday Announcement
Temperatures across the Baltimore region are forecast to peak in the lower 30s during the day Sunday, dropping to the upper 20s early Sunday morning. It was forecast to move into the Southeast and transfer its energy to a low-pressure system along the southern Atlantic coast Sunday.
Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are only likely to see about 1 to 3 inches of snow. All of that came in November.
The snow has turned into rain and we'll see that continue well into your Sunday so get keep the rain gear handy!More news: Snowfall Continues to Disrupt Parts of Austria, Germany and Norway