A mudslide near Vancouver, Wash., has prompted the suspension of rail travel between Seattle and Portland, Ore., at least until Monday.
The mudslide happened six miles north of Vancouver, according to the Seattle Times. Routes between Los Angeles and Seattle, and between Eugene and Vancouver have been suspended. The affected routes have a total of five round-trip runs on Sunday.
"There was 1.27 inches of rain at Lakeland, Washington," said AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Tom Kines.
Amtrak has arranged for a bus to carry the passengers between Seattle and Portland. After other means of transportation between the two cities, the passengers will be able to complete their trip by train, according to Amtrak.
The Detroit metro area will face a mix of snow and rain over the weekend as travelers head home after holiday festivities.
Mother Nature delivered a blast of fresh powder as a pre-Thanksgiving snowstorm struck the East, much to the delight of holiday skiers.
Seattle will see a plunge in temperatures as the holiday weekend winds down.
A fast west-to-east flow across the nation next week will keep the coldest air out of the South but will lead to unsettled conditions in parts of the West, Midwest and Northeast.
Thousands of people across New England had to spend their evening in darkness this Thanksgiving weekend, as a powerful Northeast snowstorm wiped out electricity across the region on Wednesday.
New England (1921)
Heavy ice storm in New England with a buildup of over 3 inches. Power lines downed, trees destroyed. Damage totalled $10 million damage.
Lake Superior (1960)
A severe lake storm along the north shore of Lake Superior: waves 20-40 feet high, wind gust to 73 mph. Floods and waves caused structural damage.
Goodland, KS (1983)
19 inches of snow on the ground with drifts of up to 8 feet.