Feb 27, 2015; 5:03 AM ET Areas of light snow and flurries extend from State College to Philadelphia and there could be a few slippery spots for the morning commute.
A new storm will form over the weekend across the Plains and will spread snow and ice eastward through the Midwest.
Storms will continue to affect the West through this weekend and into next week with rounds of precipitation for some needy areas as well as trouble for travelers.
Dense fog prevented several ships and a cruise line from docking in Tampa Bay, Florida, earlier this week, including those onboard the ship hosting the Buckeye Cruise for Cancer.
Several opportunities exist for snow across the Rockies and East on Thursday, putting travel at risk.
More than 175 million people from the Midwest to the East will have to endure more painful cold this week, but a pattern change will bring some relief next week.