Winter storm to hit much of US, will end mild Midwest weather

Written by on February 28, 2024

With temperatures reaching the 60s and 70s, the end of February is bringing an early taste of summer to the Midwest.

The weather is not typical for this time of year — usually temperatures run in the 20s and 30s in cities like Chicago and Kansas City, where the warmer weather is now helping some local businesses.

But the warmth won't last, and the colder temperatures typical to February will return with a severe storm system dumping several feet of snow, rain and wind across the country.

On Tuesday morning, the heavy snowstorm . . .

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