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Winter storm bringing snow, sleet and freezing rain from lower Miss. Valley to Northeast

A strong cold front moving across the eastern U.S. will bring heavy snow from parts of the Ohio Valley to the Northeast on Thursday, with rain, freezing rain and sleet possible from parts of the lower Mississippi Valley across the Southeast to the southern Mid-Atlantic. Snowfall totals of 5-10 inches are possible for some areas. Winter Storm Warnings remain in effect from Texas to Nantucket.

Current Conditions

Lancaster County

Zone Forecast

  • Rest Of Today Periods of snow. Total snow accumulation of 4 to 8 inches. Highs in the lower 30s. Temperature falling into the lower 20s this afternoon. Northwest winds around 10 mph. Chance of snow near 100 percent.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy in the evening...then clearing. Much colder with lows around 5 above. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Wind chill values as low as 4 below.
  • Friday Sunny. Highs in the lower 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Friday Night Partly cloudy. Lows around 10. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Saturday Partly sunny. Not as cool with highs in the mid 30s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
  • Saturday Night Partly cloudy. Not as cool with lows in the mid 20s.
  • Sunday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 30s.
  • Sunday Night Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s.
  • Monday Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy. Lows around 30.
  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.