A major storm centered on Christmas Eve will affect the Midwest and East with areas of strong winds, heavy snow, torrential rain and thunderstorms.
With many winter storms lined up, snow will create a wintry setting for Christmas in some areas.
Several storms with snow, ice, rain and thunderstorms may affect areas from the South Central states to the Northeast through the weekend after Christmas.
A storm will produce a swath of rain in the South, a narrow zone of wintry mix in the Ohio Valley and snow in part of the Northeast this weekend.
In the nighttime hours of Dec. 13, the streaking glow of falling stars will ignite across darkened skies, giving stargazers a glimpse of one of the most active meteor showers of the year.
The train of storms that has pushed through California this month has brought welcome snow to Southern California ski resorts and helped launch their season after a slow start.Read Story >