The only way to stay safe from bad roadways during a storm is to stay off the roads entirely. But for some, that may not be option. It's important to know how to drive safely in a storm and also how to check travel conditions in your area.
An interactive travel map provided by the New York Department of Transportation shows road conditions caused by traffic, construction and weather. Snow and ice covered many of the roads on Wednesday morning.
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation has an interactive map that shows road conditions in the state.
The Massachusetts Department of Transportation offers a map on the Mass511.com page.
Rhode Island travel conditions can be viewed on an interactive map provided by the state's department of transportation.
Roadways in Connecticut can be monitored on this interactive map provided by the Connecticut Department of Transportation.
The Vermont 511 website hosts a road conditions map with web cameras.
Most of Vermont is facing difficult driving conditions.
The Maine Department of Transportation has a map with a list of road conditions around the state.
The threat for severe weather, including tornadoes and flash flooding, will expand across the central United States through the end of the week.
Summerlike warmth will make it feel like the 90s F at times in the eastern United States through Memorial Day weekend, despite localized rainfall.
A large tornado moved dangerously close to Dodge City, Kansas, on Tuesday afternoon, tracking just west of the center of the city.
Conditions will become favorable for tropical development over the Atlantic Ocean, in the vicinity of the southeastern United States toward the end of May and into early June.
Frequent showers are expected throughout the music festival that will take place in late June.
Dallas, Ft. Worth Texas (1982)
Flooding rains in Dallas, Ft. Worth, area; over 2" in most places. Total rainfall of 13" at this point of the month, making it the wettest May since records began in 1898.
Wesley, LA (1991)
Heavy rain (25th-26th) resulted in widespread flooding. One hundred-sixty homes -- 80% of the total number of houses in town -- received structural or water damage. A total of 6.5" of rain fell in 2-1/2 hours.
Philadelphia, PA (1991)
96 degrees -- a record sixth 90-degree reading for the month. (The month ended with twelve 90-degree days.)