Snow forecast for parts of the Southeast

Heavy rain and some flooding can be expected in central California and the Pacific Northwest through the weekend and into next week, according to the National Weather Service.

Very heavy snow is likely in the Sierra; though snow levels may rise above some mountain passes. Winter Storm Warnings are in place parts of Alabama and Georgia, including the Atlanta metro area; as well as the southern Appalachians and much of North Carolina.

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