An arctic blast will sweep across parts of the Midwest, South and Northeast, bringing dangerous ice and snow storms this weekend.
The National Weather Service has issued a warning to residents of the Midwest, South and Northeast that “ice build-up will make travel extremely dangerous if not impossible” this weekend.
Parts of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Michigan, North and South Dakota could experience “extremely dangerous” cold winds down to 35 degrees below zero this weekend.
Meanwhile, parts of North Carolina and Virginia are expecting a dense frost mix and are under a winter storm warning, with the possibility of several inches of snow accumulation.
Southeast Virginia could see heavy snow Friday through Saturday.
Residents in the Wakefield area could see up to 8 inches of snow.
The Wakefield area hasn’t had much snowfall since 2018.
Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear advise residents to prepare ahead of time.
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Residents in Washington DC will avoid the snowfield – instead, they’ll be hit by an arctic air current this weekend.
Areas in the south Texas can also see light snowfall starting Friday, with temperatures reaching 30 degrees below normal, the NWS forecast said.
South Texas can see a combination of cold air and snow.
The arctic blast comes just days after Snowstorm Izzy dropped a layer or more of snow in several northern states last weekend after crashing the Southeast.
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