Travel & RV Weather Forecast Thursday 10 March

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  • Moderate to heavy snow will continue to impact the Central Rockies and central High Plains today and tonight.
  • Strong winds and blowing dust today over southern and southeast California, and the southern Nevada and western Arizona deserts.
  • A major late-winter storm impacts the Eastern U.S. Friday night and Saturday, bringing severe storms and flooding to the southeast and heavy snow from the Tennessee Valley to the Northeast.

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Here’s the long-range travel & RV weather outlook

For detailed weather information or routing recommendations, please submit an RV Weather Routing Request. Your local forecasts are always available here. Below are some highlights of significant weather, grouped by time zone:

Pacific:

— CA Sacramento Valley and Greater San Francisco Bay area: Wind Advisories today. Gusts 40-50mph. I-5, I-80, US-101, CA-99 impacted.

Southeast deserts and inland southern CA; southern NV; western and northwest AZ: High Wind Warnings (Los Angeles County Mountains), Wind Advisories and Blowing Dust Advisories today and tonight. Gusts 45-50 mph, except 50-60 in the coastal mountains and passes. I-5, I-8, I-10, I-15, I-40, CA-58 impacted.

Mountain:

— North-central, northeast and east-central AZ: Winter Weather Advisories today through early tonight. Up to 2-4 inches of snow expected with greater amounts above 7000 feet. I-17, I-40 impacted.

— Southeast WY: High Wind Watch Friday morning through Saturday evening for the Snowy Range Foothills. Gusts to 65 mph. I-80 impacted.

— Southwest CO: Winter Weather Advisories today through early tonight for the San Juan Mountains. 3-7 inches additional accumulation expected.

South-central CO, north-central NM as far south as Santa Fe: Winter Storm Warnings this afternoon through early Friday morning. 4-11 inches expected. I-25 highly impacted.

— Southeast CO; northern and central NM not covered by Winter Storm Warnings: Winter Weather Advisories this afternoon through early Friday morning. Snow accumulations generally 2-6 inches. I-25, I-40 impacted.

— Southeast AZ: Wind Advisory this afternoon and evening. Gusts to 45 mph. I-10 impacted.

Central:

Southern NE; southern IA; west-central IL; KS; MO except southeast corner of state; northwest AR; OK except southeast portion; TX Panhandle; northeast TX north of Dallas: Winter Storm Warnings (northern KS and northwest MO) and Winter Weather Advisories today and Friday. Storm moves from the northwest to the southeast. Heaviest snow accumulations (6-8 inches) along I-70 in KS. Otherwise generally 2-4 inches. Some light freezing rain mixes in over northeast TX and eastern OK. Major highways impacted include I-27, I-29, I-35, I-40, I-44, I-55, I-70, I-80

— Portions of east TX: Wind Advisories this afternoon through Friday morning. Gusts to 35 mph except near 40 mph along the coast. I-10, I-45 impacted.

Eastern:

Central and north-central KY; south-central OH: Winter Storm Watch Friday evening through Saturday afternoon. 3-5 inches snow possible. I-65, I-75 potentially impacted. I-70 and I-71 in OH are on the border of the Watch area.

Eastern and north-central WV; extreme western MD; south-central, central, north-central and northeast PA; much of western and northern NY, excluding the Hudson Valley; VT; northern NH; northern ME: Winter Storm Watches Friday evening through late Saturday night. Potential accumulations range from 5-8 inches in WV, MD and PA to 7-15 inches in NY and northern New England. Snow will be accompanied by winds gusting 35-45 mph. Major highways impacted include I-68, I-70 / 76 / PA Turnpike, I-80, I-81, I-87 / NY Thruway, I-88, I-89, I-91, I-93.

— Northern and central FL; southeast AL; central and southern GA; central and eastern SC; eastern NC; Tidewater VA: Slight risk of severe thunderstorms late Friday night through Saturday midday. I-4, I-10, I-16, I-26, I-75, I-95 potentially impacted.

— Northern FL and southern GA: Slight risk of Flooding and Flash floods Friday and Friday night. I-10, I-75, I-95 potentially impacted.

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