A blizzard for the Northern Plains, another Nor'easter on the way...

Another busy week in weather. We have a powerful storm blasting across the Northern Plains that will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to the region.

plains snow

Very strong winds and low humidity behind this system will bring critical fire weather conditions today. Wildfires could spread rapidly over the Central and Southern Plains.

fire danger

And yet another Nor’Easter is in the forecast Wednesday through Thursday. It won’t be as powerful as our last coastal storm, but it will bring the potential for more snow in areas that didn’t get much last week including New York City where a winter storm watch is in effect.

future NE

We’ll continue to fine tune the snowfall totals, but here’s one of the forecast models:

snowfall gfs

Stay tuned!


Janice Dean currently serves as senior meteorologist for FOX News Channel (FNC). In addition, she is the morning meteorologist for FNC’s FOX &Friends (weekdays 6-9AM/ET). She joined the network in January 2004. Click here for more information on Janice Dean.