There is more snow to go from the nor'easter around Philadelphia Thursday evening.
Some locations may even experience thunder and lightning with the last batch of snow from the storm.
The latest snowfall Thursday, Philadelphia has moved this winter into at least the top five snowiest with about 53.5 inches of snow as of noon. The fourth snowiest winter on record was 1977-78, when 54.9 inches fell. The snowiest winter on record was in 2009-10, when 78.7 inches fell.
A dry sweep of air moved up from the south at midday. However, another period of snow will spread from southwest to northeast across the area during the afternoon and evening.
This new batch of snow can bring a few new inches of snow to some locations and can make roads that were cleared off slippery once again.
Travel will be difficult and dangerous much of Thursday and Thursday night.
The new snow Thursday evening will push storm total snowfall to a foot around parts of Philadelphia and the nearby northern and western suburbs. A few areas well north and west can receive 18 inches from the storm.
Enough wind is forecast to cause blowing and drifting snow Thursday night.
The combination of wind and heavy snow can bring down tree limbs and power lines.
As the storm strengthens into Thursday night, enough onshore wind may be generated to cause minor flooding at times of high tide from the Delmarva Peninsula to Maine. The highest astronomical tides typically occur a day or so before the full moon, which happens to be on Friday, Valentine's Day. Water levels are likely to run about 2 feet above published levels from New Jersey on to the north.
Much of the region is expected to be free of precipitation on Valentine's Day, but travel disruptions may linger in the wake of the storm.
A storm moving in from the west can bring accumulating snow during the first part of the weekend.
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While colder air will flow into the Northeast this week, the lack of snow will continue through the end of December and the start of 2015.
A storm and cold air forecast to develop at the end of 2014 and linger into the start of 2015 will deliver snow, rain and a frost or freeze to portions of California.
Rain, snow, and unseasonably cold conditions will impact much of the West through the upcoming week with the threat of slippery travel in parts of the Southwest by midweek.
A storm will continue to spread rain and disruptive snow farther to the east across eastern Europe Monday into Tuesday.
Eastern States (1992)
Freezing rain and sleet created icy roads over a large area from Virginia and washington, D.C. northward to eastern Pennsylvania, southeast New York, and southern New England.
Swisshome, OR (1998)
9.90" of rain in a 30 hour period.
Buffalo, NY (2001)
An amazing 26.2" more snow buried the city, bringing the 5 day total (at the airport) to 81.5". The previous record for an entire month was 68.4" in December, 1985. In addition, a new record snow depth was established at 44". All unnecessary travel was banned, and a state of emergency was declared by the governor.