Severe storms threaten Central US; snow blankets Central Rockies

An active weather pattern is setting up for the Central U.S. this week. Strong to severe storms will be possible with damaging winds, very large hail, tornadoes and flooding rainfall threatening the Plains, Midwest and Mississippi Valley.

Meanwhile, snow will be the story across the Central Rockies and High Plains. 1- 2 feet of accumulations for the higher mountain ranges.