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  • Cold Blast to Fade Quickly, but Warmth Won't Return Until Next Week

    April 16, 2014; 9:15 PM

    Record cold prevails in the East today. While the cold will quickly fade west of the Appalachians, it will be slower to modify east of the mountains, and in no place will it be warm east of the Mississippi through the Easter Weekend. However, much warmer air will start building on the Plains by early next week, and it should spread eastward later in the week.

  • Cold Blast to Fade Quickly, but Warmth Won't Return Until Next Week

    April 16, 2014; 11:07 AM

    Record cold prevails in the East today. While the cold will quickly fade west of the Appalachians, it will be slower to modify east of the mountains, and in no place will it be warm east of the Mississippi through the Easter Weekend. However, much warmer air will start building on the Plains by early next week, and it should spread eastward later in the week.

  • April, Really?

    April 16, 2014; 7:11 AM

    It is freezing cold in the Northeast this morning, but this map shows that much more mellow mildness has reached the Plains.