Heavy rain in the East on Monday

A slow moving storm system will bring heavy rain to much of the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast on Monday, according to the National Weather Service (NWS).

The heaviest rainfall is expected from southwest Virginia to southern New England. In these areas, 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible by Monday evening.

Expect a large low pressure system over the Great Lakes with snow likely for parts of the Upper Midwest. Scattered rain and snow showers are forecast for the Rockies

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