Heavy mountain snow continues across Southwest; rain poses flood threat for Mississippi River valley

Heavy mountain snow continues today across the Southwest and Four Corners region. Storm totals of more than two feet are possible through tonight. Freezing rain ahead of this system spreads into the Plains and Midwest today, with heavier snow developing by Saturday.

Days of heavy rain with more to come has widespread flood watches and warnings in effect across portions of the Lower Mississippi, Tennessee and Ohio River Valleys. This region will also see severe storms on Saturday.