A narrow band of heavy snow will drop up to a foot of accumulation on parts of Iowa, Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan through Monday.
Snow has already dropped up to 9 inches across parts of eastern Nebraska as of Sunday afternoon. Other accumulations across this region include 6.5 inches in Fremont, Neb., 7.5 inches near Craig, Neb., 4 inches in Weston, Neb., and 9 inches in Little Sioux, Iowa.
This band of snow has impacted cities such as Des Moines, Mason City, Waterloo, La Crosse, Wausau and Marquette, bringing significant snow accumulations.
Snowfall rates even managed to approach one inch per hour from northeast Iowa through central Wisconsin, including in the cities of La Crosse and Eau Claire.
This heaviest band of snow has shifted will shift northward, bringing heavy snow to Marquette.
While this storm is expected to produce only a narrow swath of snow, residents and travelers will run into significant slowdowns on I-80, I-94, I-90 and I-35.
Snowfall totals will average 6-12 inches from near Des Moines through Waterloo, Iowa, up to La Crosse and Wausau, Wis., and throughout much of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
A few inches might even accumulate in the southern suburbs of Minneapolis, Minn., though the heaviest snow will stay just south of there.
For a larger version of the snow map and more information on any winter weather watches or warnings in effect, click over to the AccuWeather.com Winter Weather Center.
Matthew will become a hurricane in the Caribbean by this weekend and may approach the U.S. during next week.
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
Persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic into Friday, while rain will spread over the balance of the northeastern United States into the weekend.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
The holiday weekend will start on an unsettled note, but the weather should improve by Day of German Unity celebrations on Monday.
Improving weather over the next several days will aid officials in battling wildfires across California.
St. Louis, MO (1927)
Tornado 300 feet across with a 4-mile path crossed river. Twister killed 72, caused $22 million damage. Total of 81 dead from outbreak and $25 million damage.
Colorado Springs (1959)
A storm produced 28 inches of snow.
Reno, NV (1982)
Snow fell for the first time in 93 years in the month of September. Town received 1.5 inches the night before, surpassing the old record of 0.5 inches set back in 1889.