|48-hour snow accumulation ending the morning of March 24.|
|Surface weather map at 10:00 a.m. CDT March 24|
Snow accumulations will be heavy with this storm. There is a high probability of 4 inches or more from central Missouri to western Virginia, and a good chance of 8 inches or more within this band.from eastern Missouri into southern Indiana, as well as in the mountains in western Virginia. As of 1:45 pm CDT today 6 to 8 inches has already accumulated in west-central and central Illinois with heavy snow still falling.
|24-hour probability of 4 inches or more of snow (left) and 8 inches or more of snow (right)|
Winter storm warnings are in effect from Missouri eastward into Pennsylvania and eastern West Virgina.
|Watches, warnings, and advisories as of 2:00 p.m. CDT March 24|
Cooler, drier air plunging south in the wake of this system has raised the fire danger in southern Texas and red flag warnings are in effect today, Freeze warnings are in effect for northeastern Texas and northwestern Louisiana tonight.