Precipitation may begin as a wintry mix across the high terrain. As a significant push of cold air wraps in behind the storm, accumulating snow and slick travel are expected across the upper and central Great Lakes.

Snow showers will streak through Iowa. Bitter cold will be felt across the northern Plains, with highs more typical of mid-January. Thunderstorms will rumble through the Southeast and Gulf Coast before drier, cooler weather arrives on Saturday. B​​​​​​

​reezy conditions will keep the fire danger high in Southern California. Rain and snow showers will sneak into Washington and the northern Rockies.

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DAILY EXTREMES

National High Thursday 93 at McAllen, TX

National Low Thursday -8 at Utica, MT

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