The combination of a couple inches of rain and thawing snow and ice could flood streams and rivers along the coast.
Thursday brought freezing rain and snow to Lawrence, and road conditions led to two single-vehicle rollover accidents Thursday morning, according to Sgt. Kristen Channel of the Douglas County Sheriff's Office.
Central Pennsylvania is now in the middle of a flood watch and will begin a winter weather advisory tonight. "However, the combination of the ice buildup and moderate sleet and snow accumulations will create risky conditions".
Temperatures are expected to dip into the 20s Saturday night for the Patriots-Titans playoff game.
The rest of the weekend into early next week will see a return to below-normal temperatures, with highs in the teens and overnight lows in the single digits above zero. Day, will be partly sunny with a daytime high near 23 degrees and a nighttime low of about 18 degrees. With a brisk south wind, moisture is being pumped into the region.
Before dealing with any wintry mix, most of New Jersey will be seeing batches of rain, which could be heavy at times, forecasters said. Then precipitation is going to change from rain to sleet and freezing rain.
Flood Watch for all of Western Massachusetts through Saturday afternoon. These spots are switching over to snow from midnight to daybreak Saturday as a "flash freeze" occurs.
A rainy, cold, snowy stretch is set to wipe out the warm weather that the Lower Hudson Valley was treated to this week. "We're going for a high of 42 on Tuesday".
Friday night: Cold front moves in, turning the rain to snow. Show is also likely Wednesday, with another chance of snow showers Thursday.