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Major nor'easter to affect northeastern U.S.

The stage is being set for a major nor'easter to affect parts of the Northeast Monday through Wednesday. This system will be responsible for heavy snowfall and strong winds, with blizzard conditions possible along coastal areas from New Jersey to Massachusetts. Blizzard Warnings are in effect along the coast from central New Jersey to the Canadian border.

Current Conditions

Benton County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly cloudy early in the evening then clearing. Lows around 30. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph decreasing to up to 10 mph after midnight.
  • Monday Sunny. Highs in the upper 50s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph in the afternoon.
  • Monday Night Clear. Lows in the mid 30s. Light winds.
  • Tuesday Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Light winds.
  • Tuesday Night Mostly clear. Lows around 40. Light winds becoming southeast around 10 mph after midnight.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s.
  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 40s.
  • Thursday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 20s.
  • Friday Partly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
  • Saturday Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of light rain. Highs in the mid 40s.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Slight chance of light rain in the evening...then slight chance of light freezing rain or light sleet after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 20 percent.
  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s.