Rain, some heavy, to affect the area Monday Details >
Dec 20, 2013; 9:51 AM ET Rain, some heavy, and thunderstorms to affect the area from Sunday evening into Monday afternoon
Demand is up as more people are asking for assistance from gifts to even food.
Similar to the days prior to Thanksgiving, the worst weather will focus on the days prior to Christmas as millions of travelers take to the roads and skies in the U.S. and southern Canada.
Warm air is forecast to surge into much of the eastern half of the nation by the weekend and will be accompanied by heavy rain and flooding risk in some locations.
Friday night will be very slippery and icy along I-44 in Oklahoma.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the South Central United States
A parade of snowstorms has been taking aim at the U.S. recently, increasing the chances for many to see a White Christmas.