More than 80 million people at risk for heavy snow and wind from coast-to-coast
More than 83 million people on Thursday were under some kind of winter alert stretching coast-to coast from the Pacific Northwest to New England.
The first storm meteorologists were tracking was producing heavy snow through Tennessee where 1 to 2 inch per hour snowfall rates were likely to cause a difficult morning commute along I-40, including for Nashville.
Through Thursday, this area of snow is forecast to move across Tennessee, Kentucky, West Virginia, southern Ohio and into the Appalachian mountains.
By Thursday night, the snow is forecast to be in full...