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Weather Summary

As of 2:00 p.m. Central, Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

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Midwest - The cold blast makes its first U.S. appearance in the northern Plains today. Tonight and Friday it pushes through the Great Lakes, Ohio Valley, Mississippi Valley and central Plains. Light rain showers are possible in northeast Minnesota, northern Wisconsin and northern Michigan ahead of the cold air Thursday. Rain showers spread into the lower Great Lakes, while rain showers gradually mix with and change to snow showers in northern Michigan and northern Wisconsin. Friday the rain showers spread through the Ohio Valley and Kentucky while wet snow mixes in with the rain in southern Michigan. Snow showers are likely in northern Michigan with 1 to 4 inches of accumulation possible Friday. Trick-or-treaters battle subfreezing wind chills and snow showers throughout Michigan and in northwest Indiana Friday evening. Rain mixes with west snow in the Ohio Valley and eastern Kentucky Friday night. Highs Thursday range from the upper 30s and 40s from North Dakota to central Michigan to the 60s across Kansas, Missouri and the lower Ohio Valley. Friday and Saturday highs will be mostly in the 40s with some 30s in the Great Lakes.

Northeast - Today is a drier, but cool day for the entire region. High temperatures should be in the upper 40s and 50s, except for lower 60s in Virginia. Friday should be fairly similar, although showers from the next cold front arrive in West Virginia, western Pennsylvania and western New York by afternoon. That front pushes through the region Friday night and Saturday with a few showers and much colder temperatures. Some wet snow mixes in with the rain in West Virginia Friday night and Saturday with all snow expected in the higher mountains. Several inches of accumulation are possible in the mountains by Saturday night. Wet snow also mixes in with the rain showers in northwest Pennsylvania, southwest New York and the Adirondack Mountains Saturday and Saturday night. High temperatures this weekend should be mostly in the 30s and 40s with some 50s in Virginia.

South - Fairly quiet weather across the region today. Scattered thunderstorms are possible n northern Florida. Stray showers or thunderstorms are possible in eastern North Carolina and central Texas. It will be noticeably cooler across the Southeast with highs in the 60s to lower 70s. Milder elsewhere with highs in the middle 70s to middle 80s. A bigger blast of cold air arrives Friday and Saturday across the entire region. By Saturday highs will be mostly in the 50s and 60s with some 40s in Tennessee, northeast Alabama, northern Georgia, western South Carolina and North Carolina. Warmer 80s will be confined to far south Florida and far south Texas.

West - The next storm arrives in the Northwest with rain and high mountain snow today. Dry conditions continue for the remainder of the region. High temperatures reach the 50s and 60s from Washington and northern Oregon to Wyoming and northeast Colorado. Milder 70s occur across the remainder of the region except the Desert Southwest where highs reach the 80s to lower 90s. Friday the storm spreads farther east and south with rain and high mountain snow possible from Washington to central California. Friday night and early Saturday rain may stretch as far south as Los Angeles and San Diego. Over the weekend the brunt of the storm pushes into the Intermountain West with rain and snow showers.

Operations Summary

As of 4:22 p.m. Central, Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Cities/Regions that may be affected by delays :

Chicago. Possible runway configuration issues and reduced arrival rate.

Note: United Airlines will do everything practical to ensure we provide the most accurate flight status information at all times. However, situations change quickly and many factors affect our scheduled operations. Please understand that a flight listed as "Delayed" may, depending on the circumstances, depart "On Time". We suggest you always check-in for the original scheduled departure time of your flight.

Current Hub Weather Conditions

As of 3:35 a.m. Central, Fri., Oct. 31, 2014

Newark, NJ (EWR)
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 42°F (6°C)
Wind: From the NNE at 8 mph
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.01 inches
10 Day Forecast
Houston, TX (IAH)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 63°F (17°C)
Wind: From the CALM at 0 mph
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.10 inches
10 Day Forecast
Cleveland, OH (CLE)
Cloudy
Cloudy
Temp: 44°F (7°C)
Wind: From the SSW at 8 mph
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.00 inches
10 Day Forecast
Denver, CO (DEN)
Fair
Fair
Temp: 38°F (3°C)
Wind: From the S at 9 mph
Humidity: 60%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.39 inches
10 Day Forecast
Washington, DC, VA (IAD)
Cloudy
Cloudy
Temp: 37°F (3°C)
Wind: From the CALM at 0 mph
Humidity: 93%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.02 inches
10 Day Forecast
Los Angeles, CA (LAX)
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 65°F (18°C)
Wind: From the CALM at 0 mph
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 29.96 inches
10 Day Forecast
Chicago, IL (ORD)
Cloudy
Cloudy
Temp: 44°F (7°C)
Wind: From the NNW at 14 mph
Humidity: 65%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.03 inches
10 Day Forecast
San Francisco, CA (SFO)
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 63°F (17°C)
Wind: From the SSW at 8 mph
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 29.91 inches
10 Day Forecast

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