Cold temperatures grip most of U.S. for New Year’s Day

Cold temperatures grip most of U.S. for New Year’s Day

A vigorous upper low will produce widespread heavy snowfall across the Four Corners region into the southern Rockies on New Year’s Day, while well below average temperatures will be common from the West into the Plains and Upper Midwest. The remainder of the week will be wet across the southern tier of the country with frozen precipitation in the southern Plains and heavy rain in the South