Monday, 28 May, 2018

Thousands without power across Houston during winter storm

Hour by Hour Forecast Monday. Meteorologist Chris Tomer Hour by Hour Forecast Monday. Meteorologist Chris Tomer
Sammy Stanley | 18 January, 2018, 14:58

The storm has also caused widespread road closures across some states including Georgia, along with wreaking havoc on the early-morning commute for cities like Boston and New York City.

Winter weather advisories cover much of the Midwest, as well as areas from northern Texas into Kentucky, central Tennessee and northern Alabama.

Temperatures in Georgia are expected to dip into the negatives by noon on Wednesday.

Freezing rain moved into the San Antonio metro area around 7 a.m., and lingered throughout the day into Tuesday afternoon.

The cold front arrived in the city overnight morning bringing very strong winds near 25-30 mph throughout the overnight hours.

Temperatures fell into the 20s Tuesday afternoon.

Temperatures are expected to drop Wednesday causing rain to change over into snow. He urged all residents to "be prepared and to stay safe". Additional snow accumulations of 1 to 3 inches are expected for portions of the foothills until noon today.

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The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the Houston area on Tuesday and is warning mariners of gale-force winds along the Texas coast.

Alabama Governor Kay Ivey said: "All Alabamians should take time to be prepared for the potential of winter weather".

Confidence is increasing for northern areas, with greatest probabilities of impacts for those regions into central and eastern North Carolina.

Across the western US, a return to a rain is expected to see out the rest of the week along the coast starting Thursday, with inland parts still seeing some snow. You can also post your report to National Weather Service Greenville Spartanburg Facebook or tweet your report using hashtag nwsgsp.

As high pressure over the South makes its way east over the next two days, a significant warm-up is expected to wash over the middle of the nation, with high temperatures rising into the 30s and even low 40s for the Dakotas by Thursday.

A Winter Storm Watch has been upgraded to a Winter Storm Warning for areas along and south of a line from Holdthwaite to Hillsboro to Sulphur Springs from Monday night until 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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