Ice Storm Sweeps Across America, Warmer Temperatures in Sight

Ginger Zee tracks the latest weather news across the nation.
1:11 | 01/27/13

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this morning with that ice storm on the move across america and behind it, we hope, we've wrung a promise out of ginger this is true a big thaw is on the way. Hey, a big thaw for a short time. Don't hope any longer. Your hopes have been fulfilled. That winter storm affecting this morning a lot of the midwest parts of the great lakes too. We've got freezing rain advisories in all the purple. Winter storm warning in hot pink and light snow for parts of wisconsin and michigan on the way. Here's what's going to happen. A warm front will lift close and what happens all that warm air over that extreme cold drops freezing rain and that is going to be an icy quarter inch or more along the warm front and then it's going to move into parts of the northeast and it's going to die out slightly. Hereexpect, some light snow in parts of the northeast by monday, albany in there and lake effect enhanced but the purple area, that's going to be the really dangerous stuff, I'm talking on roads and sidewalks, not enough ice to do a whole lot to power lines and here you go, dan, I promised almost 60 in chicago on tuesday, 61 after not being at freezing for almost a week.

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