A winter blast for portions of the Northwest, Midwest, and upper Midwest, prompting alerts; Thunderstorms across the eastern US, some severe; Flood and coastal advisories for Southeast; plus, more of today’s weather news.
The Northwest, Northern Rockies, and parts of the Midwest will see a winter blast today, delivering mixed precipitation, ice, and snow. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a number of winter weather alerts on Tuesday.
Winter Storm Warning: southern and northeastern Minnesota; northeastern Wisconsin.
Ice Storm Warning: eastern Nebraska and southwestern Iowa.
Winter Weather Advisory: northwest Oregon; northwest and eastern Washington; northern Idaho; central Montana; western Wyoming; East-central Colorado; northwestern and north-central Kansas; south-central, central, and eastern Nebraska; northwestern and southwestern Iowa; southeastern South Dakota; southwestern, southern, and northeast Minnesota; northern Wisconsin.
The eastern half of the US will experience thunderstorms on Tuesday, some will be severe, spanning from Texas and the Midwest, and extending across the South, Ohio Valley, and into parts of the Mid-Atlantic.
The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for northeastern Missouri, southeastern Iowa, western and northern Illinois, and southern Wisconsin.
Thunderstorms combined with the outer bands of Tropical Storm Eta will bring hazardous weather to parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a number of flood and storm-related weather warnings around the Southeast for Tuesday.
Flash flood watch: All of the southern Florida.
Coastal flood advisory: In Florida, along the coast from Jacksonville south to Daytona Beach, extending inland near Gainesville and Ocala.
High surf advisory: In Florida, along the coast from Daytona Beach South beyond Fort Pierce.
Small craft advisory: Around the entirety of Florida coastal waters, including the keys, and extending through the Gulf of Mexico along the coast of Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana; and the Atlantic, along the coast of Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina.
West: San Francisco 59, partly cloudy; Los Angeles 68, sunny; Reno 48, mostly sunny; Las Vegas 59, mostly sunny; Salt Lake City 39, mostly cloudy; Denver 48, mostly sunny.
Northwest & Northern Rockies: Seattle 46, rain; Medford 52, partly cloudy; Boise 36, snow; Cut Bank 36, windy; Billings 41, mostly cloudy; Minot 36, sunny; Rapid City 42, partly cloudy.
Southwest: Phoenix 66, partly cloudy; Albuquerque 50, sunny; El Paso 62, sunny; San Antonio 82, partly cloudy; Brownsville 89, mostly sunny.
Central & Upper Midwest: Lubbock 65, sunny; Dallas 74, partly cloudy; Oklahoma City 60, partly cloudy; Kansas City 54, rain; Minneapolis 35, snow.
Ohio Valley: Chicago 73, thunderstorms; St. Louis 77, thunderstorms; Detroit 76, partly cloudy; Cincinnati 76, partly cloudy.
South: Houston 81, partly cloudy; New Orleans 79, cloudy; Memphis 78, mostly cloudy; Atlanta 72, rain; Charlotte 75, rain; Jacksonville 80, thunderstorm; Tampa 88, thunderstorms; Miami 84, thunderstorms.
East: Norfolk 78, partly cloudy; Washington, D.C. 75, mostly sunny; Buffalo 73, partly cloudy; New York City 73, mostly sunny; Boston 73, mostly sunny; Caribou 72, sunny.