As a weak storm rolls eastward, a period of light snow will tag along Thursday night into Friday along the I-80 corridor and part of the I-95 corridor in the Northeast.
Snow associated with the weak storm system was falling over parts of Illinois, Indiana and Ohio Thursday.
Just enough snow was falling to bring a fresh light covering of snow to roads, sidewalks and vehicles.
The greatest amount of snow, 1-2 inches, is likely to fall on the Allegheny Mountains of western Pennsylvania and western New York state Thursday night.
However, a coating to an inch of snow is forecast from Cleveland to Pittsburgh, New York City and Boston as the system progresses to the east into Friday morning.
Enough snow will fall to make roads and sidewalks slippery and could lead to minor flight delays due to deicing operations and slippery runways.
As temperatures slowly rise on the rear of the weak storm, a bit of freezing rain or drizzle can occur.
Enough can fall to put a thin glaze on surfaces, including in the Washington, D.C., Baltimore and Philadelphia areas Friday morning.
Springlike warmth will pour from the Plains to the East over the next few days before another winter storm unfolds at midweek.
Despite a springlike start to the week, winter and substantial snow will make a comeback across the Midwest and Northeast at midweek.
Tropical Cyclone Lusi will bring the threat for flooding rains and damaging winds to parts of New Zealand late this week.
Although spring is on the horizon, the detrimental impacts of this year's harsh winter still loom as threats for roof collapses continue.
Philadelphia will continue to experience a taste of spring before colder air and a winter storm arrive at midweek.
New England/ New York (1959)
20" of snow; blizzard conditions, transportation paralyzed.
Record cold outbreak... 30 degree readings all the way to Southern Louisiana; 40-45 degree readings all the way to Florida.
Heavy rain and high wind for much of the state. 5.24" of rain at Melbourne; a 56 mph wind gust at St. Augustine; rain mixed with sleet at Tampa.