We are not yet ready to forecast accumulation amounts. A third child is missing.
Authorities in Western states were still grappling Saturday with the aftermath of heavy rains and snow over the busy travel weekend. To the west, the Aitkin County Sheriff's Office reported Sunday morning that "travel in Aitkin County is not advised".
As of Sunday morning, the South Dakota Department of Transportation reported that Interstate 90 remained closed from Chamberlain west to the Wyoming border.
"We're seeing values upwards of 8 to 12 inches and even along the Catskills and higher terrain, we're seeing values upwards of towards 15 inches in that area", Pagano said regarding expected snowfall in NY and Maine.
Hard and risky travel is likely to develop from Sunday to Sunday night along much of the New York Thruway, as well as the Massachusetts Turnpike and portions of I-84, 88, 89, 91, 93 and 95. Farther south and west, drenching rain is in the offing for the National Football League game between the 49ers and Ravens at Baltimore, and perhaps in Pittsburgh for the Browns and Steelers match up.
For travelers in the Chicago area, home to the busiest airport in the United States, wind will be the main concern.
Newark, New Jersey has had 33 flight cancellations are some inbound planes are being delayed by an average of more than 2 1/2 hours because of the weather.
She added, high wind warnings and wind advisories cover 20 million people from New Mexico to Nebraska where winds could gust up to 85 miles per hour. Another system is forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday, moving as a nor'easter into Monday.
The snow started Sunday morning, and is expected to bring about an inch of the white stuff during the afternoon before turning into a sloppy mess with rain pounding the city at night, according to Accuweather.
With the first winter storm of the season arriving in New Jersey, Gov. But flights are also packed - AAA said about 4.5 million Americans were expected to fly during the Thanksgiving holiday this year.
Some communities, including Waterbury, Connecticut, have instituted parking bans.
Depending on how close to the coastline this storm ends up the Monday night Tuesday event could provide Eastern Massachusetts with a major snow storm. A few inches of snow are likely to fall on the northern and western suburbs of New York City and Boston and the northern suburbs of Philadelphia.
Newman, who braved the forecast to take his son to a college basketball game in Hartford, said it took him about five hours to get new tires Saturday because it seemed everyone else was doing the same thing.
More than 40 million people from California to ME were under winter weather alerts Saturday morning, said CNN meteorologist Haley Brink. "We've been around for quite a while, we think we'll be OK".