Storm that drenched the South moving into Northeast for weekend

PHOTO: Slick roads from ice and snow caused numerous accidents in Oklahoma City on Thursday morning, Jan. 3, 2019.PlayKOCO
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There are seven states under flood or snow and ice alerts on Friday morning, including Oklahoma City and Atlanta, as a storm that brought record snowfall targets the Northeast with heavy rain over the weekend.

Record snowfall was reported in Oklahoma City (4.5 inches) and Wichita Falls, Texas (2.5 inches), on Thursday.

On the warm side of the storm, heavy rain fell in parts of southeastern Texas and into the Gulf Coast states Thursday, producing flash flooding.

PHOTO: Heavy rain was falling Friday morning in Georgia and the western Carolinas.ABC News
Heavy rain was falling Friday morning in Georgia and the western Carolinas.

The center of the storm is located in the Mississippi Valley on Friday morning and is spreading heavy rain into Atlanta and parts of the Southeast.

The wintry mix of snow and freezing rain is finally ending in the Southern Plains, but slick roads will remain through Friday morning and possibly the rest of the day and into the night as refreezing occurs.

PHOTO: Heavy rain will blanket the Carolinas and Virginia by Friday evening.ABC News
Heavy rain will blanket the Carolinas and Virginia by Friday evening.

The center of the storm moves into the Ohio Valley by Friday night, bringing heavy rain to the Carolinas.

Rain will begin in Washington, D.C., around 6 p.m. and will get heavier Friday night. Rain will begin in New York City around midnight and get heavy on Saturday morning.

PHOTO: The storm will reach the Northeast overnight Saturday.ABC News
The storm will reach the Northeast overnight Saturday.

Saturday will be a rainy day in the Northeast, with some areas getting heavy precipitation, but only minor flooding is expected.

PHOTO: The rain will last all day Saturday in New York and southern New England.ABC News
The rain will last all day Saturday in New York and southern New England.

The center of the storm will be located just south of Long Island by Saturday evening and moderate to heavy rain will continue from New York City to southern New England.

PHOTO: The heaviest rainfall totals will be in the Carolinas and the tristate area.ABC News
The heaviest rainfall totals will be in the Carolinas and the tristate area.

The storm system finally moves away from the East Coast Saturday night and things should dry out for Sunday. Some areas on the East Coast could see 1 to 2 inches of rain, with even more possible locally.

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