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Commuters faced slippery, slush-covered roads on Friday after yet another winter storm brought snow and ice to the East Coast, leaving at least 21 people dead, including a pregnant woman struck by a mini-plow in New York City whose baby was then born by cesarean section in critical condition.
Winter-weary Southerners woke up to a region encased in ice, snow and freezing rain, with forecasters warning that the worst is yet to come.
As if the foot or more of snow that fell in the Washington region Thursday wasn’t enough, another blast of winter weather is expected Friday night.
A major winter storm is expected to barrel up the East Coast mid-week, bringing with it the potential for significant snowfall in the Washington region.
Beginning Saturday and lasting through Monday, there is a chance snow will fall in the Washington area, but the impacts of each of the weather systems should be minimal.
An ice storm that toppled trees and downed power lines has left nearly 125,000 customers in the dark around the Washington region.
For many Washington area residents, this is proving to be the winter that just won’t end.
Some areas in Virginia could see up to a foot of a snow by Wednesday afternoon.
The average temperature statewide for Alaska was 22 degrees Wednesday.