Nor'easter brings snow, winds causing treacherous travel conditions

Nor'easter brings snow, winds causing treacherous travel conditions

Winter weather pounds Kentucky, New York City area

Janice Dean with the FOX Weather forecast.

A quick-moving nor’easter is bringing a burst of heavy snow, winds and cold air to the Northeast.  

EAST COAST BRACES FOR POSSIBLE BOMB CYCLONE THAT COULD MAKE COMMUTE TREACHEROUS

A wide swath of 4-8 inches of snow will fall from New York City up into Maine. 

Northeast snow forecast
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Locally, heavier totals will be possible where the heaviest bands are set up.  

Blizzard conditions will be possible for coastal Maine.  

Northeast futuretrack
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Travel will be difficult, if not impossible, in some areas.

Behind this system, dangerously cold air has settled in across the Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast.  

Midwest, Great Lakes wind chill alerts
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Another shot of arctic air moves in on Sunday.

The Northwest remains active, with more heavy mountain snow, rain along the coast and strong winds to end the week.

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