Massive winter storm hits U.S. Midwest, Mid-Atlantic
A major winter storm is hitting the United States Midwest and Mid-Atlantic this weekend. In Washington, D.C. accumulation could range between 10 and 20 cm. Mayor Muriel Bowser declared a snow emergency from Sunday through Tuesday. Heavy snow is blanketing downtown Chicago and its suburbs, making for treacherous travel conditions on the roads. The National Weather Service forecast between eight and 15 cm of snow for Jefferson County, Wis., and warned of accumulations of wet, dense snow overnight Saturday and into Sunday.