Pinpoint Weather 12: Thanksgiving Travel Weather


Weather looks good for Thanksgiving with a mix of sun and clouds and not as cold by afternoon. High temperatures will reach the mid 50s by 2PM

Driving? AAA said there will be a 400% increase in road traffic this year. Check the traffic anywhere in the country with our Pinpoint Traffic.



Looking for some deals on the traditional busiest shopping day of the year? The weather will be mostly okay across the country. The Central Plains will be dry and cool. The cold rain, which will be in the middle of the country on Thursday, will be pushing through New England on Friday.

FORECAST MAP FRIDAY MORNING: Rain showers are expected across New England with snow showers in Upstate New York and western Pennsylvania. Rain showers from Georgia and into the Carolinas

FORECAST MAP FRIDAY AFTERNOON: Rain showers will move out of New England by afternoon and evening along with increasing winds. Snow showers continue into Upstate New York and the mountains of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. If you’re spending the holiday in northern New England, the mountains could see a few inches of snow accumulation, leading to some slippery secondary roads.

SATURDAY FORECAST : Very windy, dry and unseasonably cold. Highs only in the upper 30s with wind chills in the teens and 20s

As colder air arrives, some of that rain showers may mix with or end as some wet snow showers. Local travel to the malls and shopping centers will feature some rain showers and those wet snow flakes, but no snow accumulation is anticipated in the low elevations and big cities. Any plans to be out Friday night in New England , strong wind gusts will create very cold wind chill values, in the 20s

It will turn very windy dry and sharply colder Friday night


Snow showers will linger in northern New England on Saturday, with cold and dry weather expected for the weekend across the rest of the northeast. Once again, the major airports across the country will continue to see quiet weather conditions.

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