A couple of rounds of flurries are in store for the Washington, D.C., area through next week.
The snowy episodes are being caused by storms originating from Western Canada and are known as Alberta Clippers.
Most storms will struggle to bring a flurry. However, a small number of the storms can bring spotty, brief accumulating snow.
On such storm will swing through later Friday night into Saturday that is capable of coating the ground in a few spots. An inch or two of snow can fall well north and west of the city. Rain showers can be mixed in near the coast.
Areas from western Maryland to upstate New York and central interior New England can receive several inches of snow.
Another weak storm can bring a couple of snow showers late Saturday night into Sunday morning.
The pattern will favor bouts of brisk winds that can present a bit of a challenge for for folks spending a great deal of time outdoors.
After a little warmup Sunday and Monday, more substantial cold is forecast to follow later next week.
Later in the month, frigid air that pushes southward over the Midwest will turn eastward and could alter the weak storm pattern to one that favors more potent storms and heavier snow.
The coldest air of the winter is gripping much of the eastern United States and will feature single-digit and sub-zero temperatures in the Northeast through the Valentine's Day weekend.
Enough snow and ice will occur to snarl travel, disrupt daily routines and cause sporadic power outages in a large part of the eastern United States spanning Presidents Day into Tuesday.
A storm will track across portions of the midwestern United States into Sunday night bringing a batch of snow and ice.
Voters heading out to the polls on Saturday, Feb. 20, can expect mild weather and dry conditions for the next step in the 2016 Presidential Election.
Heavy rain will raise the risk of flooding and bring another dose of travel disruptions across more than a dozen states from the lower Mississippi Valley on Presidents Day to the East Coast on Tuesday.
Winter's frigid air can bring with it possible plumbing problems, including frozen pipes.
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