Compared to Thanksgiving Day in 2014, this Thanksgiving will be substantially warmer in the Northeast.
An expanding area of snow, rain, wind and cold will hamper Thanksgiving travel in the West, while most areas east of the Rockies can expect no major weather-related problems during the early to middle part of this week.
Wet weather will stretch from Texas to Michigan and could impact shoppers and slow travel during Black Friday.
A major Thanksgiving Day storm threatens to ruin holiday events across the Central states with flooding rain, snow, a glaze of ice and fog.
Windy conditions could pose a threat to the beloved character balloons at some of America's top parades this Thanksgiving.