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Nor'easter to impact East Coast Thanksgiving travel

An active weather pattern is shaping up across the eastern U.S. as a nor'easter continues to be forecast to move up the East Coast through early Thursday. This storm will bring precipitation up and down the coast, mostly in the form of rain along coastal areas, with snow expected farther inland. These conditions are expected to impact Thanksgiving travel conditions on Wednesday.

Current Conditions

Southern Worcester

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Cloudy. A chance of rain after midnight. Much cooler with lows in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph...becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Wednesday Snow and rain in the morning...then snow in the afternoon. Snow may be heavy at times in the afternoon. Snow accumulation of 4 to 6 inches. Much colder with highs in the upper 30s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation near 100 percent.
  • Wednesday Night Cloudy. Snow and sleet in the evening...then a chance of snow after midnight. Snow may be heavy at times in the evening. Total snow accumulation of 6 to 10 inches. Lows in the mid 20s. North winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph... Decreasing to 25 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
  • Thanksgiving Day Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cold with highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Friday And Friday Night Partly cloudy. Cold. Highs in the lower 30s. Lows around 20.
  • Saturday And Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Cold. Highs in the mid 30s. Lows in the lower 20s.
  • Sunday And Sunday Night Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 40s. Lows in the lower 30s.
  • Monday Partly sunny with a chance of rain and snow showers. Highs in the lower 40s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
  • Monday Night And Tuesday Partly cloudy. Cold. Lows in the mid 20s. Highs around 40.