When Should We Leave To Beat The Snow — Holiday Travel Weather

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It will turn cold this weekend and in time for Christmas. There's an interactive version of this map where you can zoom in on areas around the country if you really want to get a sense of your general area's white Christmas chances. Here is a look at December 25 and the travel days that surround it. With northwesterly winds on Christmas Eve, the light snow could reach some locations outside of the typical lake-effect belt, but on Christmas Day, winds switch from the west, meaning the heaviest of snow will target Geauga and Ashtabula counties.

Most of the area received half a foot of snow just under two weeks ago.

Forecasters predict Fort Collins will greet winter with a few inches of snow.

Baltimore has an outside chance of having a white Christmas, but any snow will require a quicker-than-expected intrusion of cold air.

The Weather Network is using words like "unsettled" and "meandering" to describe the week leading up to Christmas, and they aren't even talking about traffic in Montreal's malls. Even a stretch of the Tennessee-North Carolina border could have a white Christmas. However, if you look at more recent years, since 2000, Boston has had only 2 years with a White Christmas, 2008 and 2009 (down to 13%).

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"With the cold air in place, and temperatures sort of plunging into early next week with Christmas Day following on Monday, we could see another system develop, and some of the models are certainly indicating that", he said. "The National Weather Service defines it as 1" or more snow on the ground Christmas morning.

Whatever happens, the day after Christmas will have an appropriate chill in the air.

He says prospects for snow are more likely in most of British Columbia, southern Alberta, parts of Saskatchewan and northern Canada.

Bottom line, our chances of a White Christmas appear to be on life support.

The European model shows warmer air mixing in and allows for more of a wintry mix toward the coast, with mostly rain from NY to Atlanta.

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