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East Coast winter storm forecast to impact Thanksgiving holiday travel

A storm system will develop off the coast of the Carolinas early Wednesday and strengthen as it moves rapidly up the East Coast Wednesday into early Thursday. Heavy snow is likely to begin in the central Appalachians early Wednesday morning, spreading northeast through the interior Mid-Atlantic into New England by Wednesday night. Winter Storm Watches are in effect for these areas.

Current Conditions

Lake County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Windy...cloudy. Isolated snow showers in the evening... Then a few flurries overnight. Lows in the mid 20s. West winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts up to 40 mph in the evening decreasing to 10 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph after midnight. Chance of measurable precipitation 20 percent.
  • Tuesday Cloudy. A chance of flurries in the morning. Highs around 30. West winds 10 to 20 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening becoming south after midnight.
  • Wednesday Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light snow in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 30s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Wednesday Night Cloudy with a 20 percent chance of light snow. Lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
  • Thanksgiving Day Partly sunny. Highs around 30.
  • Thursday Night Partly cloudy. Lows 17 to 21.
  • Friday Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 30s.
  • Friday Night Through Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the upper 40s.
  • Sunday Through Monday Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the mid 20s.