This story was last updated on Wednesday, Jan. 16 at 9:05 a.m. EST. Follow AccuWeather's @BreakingWeather Twitter account for the latest information on the snowstorm.
A storm developed across the Southeast Tuesday, bringing snow and heavy ice from Dallas to Nashville.
Numerous accidents, downed trees and scattered power outages were common from northern Louisiana through Kentucky.
This storm will sprint through the Northeast Wednesday, bringing snow and ice across a wide swath from Pennsylvania into New York and New England.
There have already been reports of more than 4 inches of snow across central Pennsylvania. Some places in western Maryland have had nearly 1/2 an inch of dangerous glaze. See all the updates below:
7:15 a.m. EST Wednesday:The National Weather Service Forecast Office in Boston tweeted a report of 2 inches of snow in Shrewsbury, Mass., and 2.5 inches in Dighton. They also shared a report of 1.6 inches of snow in Wakefield, Mass.
7:10 a.m. EST Wednesday: Amy Freeze, of WABC-TV NYC, shared a live webcam of snow in Connecticut on Twitter.
A screenshot of the webcam at 7:00 a.m. Wednesday.
6:10 a.m. EST Wednesday: A look at the heavy snow in Mass: This is the I-90 MassPike at the I-495 Interchange, near Westborough.
5:30 a.m. EST Wednesday: Moderate to heavy snow across much of southern New England right now. Many roads are snow-packed and dangerous. Use extreme caution.
4:45 a.m. EST Wednesday: Snow has created slushy, dangerous roads across the #Hartford, Conn., area. Here is a look at I-84 near exit 63.
4:30 a.m. EST Wednesday: Snow has arrived in Boston, Mass. Rain is falling in Plymouth and over Cape Cod.
4:05 a.m. EST Wednesday: Light snow just reported at Norwood Memorial Airport, just southwest of Boston.
3:45 a.m. EST Wednesday: Snow has made its way into Binghamton and Albany, N.Y.
3:30 a.m. EST Wednesday: Snow accumulation now up to 3.5 inches in Ligonier, Pa. This is just southeast of Latrobe in Westmoreland County.
3:15 a.m. EST Wednesday: Snowing hard in Scranton, Pa. This is I-81 near exit 182.
See older storm reports: Ice and Snow from Texas to New England
Tropical Depression 8 should strengthen into a tropical storm before impacting the coastal Carolinas with rough surf and heavy downpours early this week.
Tropical Depression 9 developed just south of Florida on Sunday and will turn toward the northeastern Gulf Coast of the United States this week.
Brief relief from heat and humidity will arrive in the northeastern United States at the start of September.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan near Sendai early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Hawaii is facing two tropical threats this week as Madeline and Lester churn westward.
Hot and dry weather will greet fans and competitors at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships in Flushing, New York, as play begins Monday, Aug. 29.
New England (1816)
"Year in which there was no summer", otherwise known to weather historians as "1800 and frozen to death" killing frost once again damages sparse corn corp in northern New England...loss of this and other crops led to severe famine in much of New England that winter...and helped spur western migration in spring of 1817.
New England (1965)
A total of 2.5 inches of snow on top of Mt. Washington set an August record. Vermont had a reading of only 25 degrees, while Nantucket had a chilly 39 degrees. Earliest freeze on record at many stations.
Houston, TX (1980)
2.23 inches of rain fell in less than 1 hour. Streets were flooded in the downtown district and a tornado touched down briefly west of Houston at Sealy, TX.