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Bitter Then Better

January 23, 2013; 7:19 AM

Wednesday 9 a.m.

Today's video shows an upper-air disturbance that could trigger snow showers east or the Appalachians tonight (snow showers can occur any time downwind from the lakes into the mountains). We also look at a Friday-Friday night low pressure system that seems likely to drop light snow over a large area but which may be too disorganized to dump a lot of snow on any one place.

After that storm moves out to sea, it is likely to be blustery in the I95 corridor. However, as the flow aloft changes from northwest to west or southwest early next week, temperatures will moderate.

Lake-effect snow brought heavy accumulations downwind from lakes Erie and Ontario. This National Weather Service map shows amounts in inches for various points.

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Elliot Abrams
Elliot Abrams from AccuWeather.com offers this Northeast Weather Blog for the U.S. with regular updates on NE weather from a leading forecaster and meteorologist.