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Snow Tonight

February 13, 2013; 11:50 AM ET

Wednesday noon

The fairly weak low pressure area that should give places from parts of Maryland, southern Pennsylvania and much of New Jersey some snow tonight will be offshore tomorrow. The GFS and NAM models are slightly less bold on this feature than they were last night. The Euro has never been very strong on it either. In addition to the prospect of slippery conditions from the snow, wet areas may freeze late tonight as the storm leaves... if skies clear. Here is today's video.

One thing I have confidence in is the two- to maybe three-day cold shot that will affect the Great Lakes then the Northeast as we approach and go through the weekend. There are various hypothetical storm out there on the model projections (perhaps a week to 10 days out from today). We'll see what they do in future episodes. This cloud picture is an enhanced infrared view that includes the system that will bring rain and snow to the Middle Atlantic states later today and tonight.

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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.