December 17, 2014; 1:38 PM ET
The same storm system that brought snow to the Upper Midwest on Tuesday will affect part of upstate New York and northern New England on Wednesday. more >
A major storm centered on Christmas Eve will affect the Midwest and East with strong winds, areas of heavy snow, wind-swept rain and thunderstorms.
With many winter storms lined up, snow will create a wintry setting for Christmas in some areas.
As many as three storms with snow, ice, rain and thunderstorms may affect areas from the South Central states to the Northeast through the weekend and after Christmas.