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Weather Summary

As of 7:58 a.m. Central, Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

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Northeast - Much of the region will enjoy a dry Friday. Only precip may be a stray shower or two across western NY today. River flooding will ease across northern New England. Today's highs only in the 40s across much of new England and across parts of eastern New York. Highs in the 50s from western New York southeastward to the Middle Atlantic region. Dry and warming temps will prevail this weekend for much of the region as rain chances hold off until early next week.

Midwest - Most of the region will enjoy a dry Friday. A stray shower is possible northern Indiana, northern Ohio into parts of lower Michigan. Increasing winds across the Plains Friday. Highs in the 70s from South Dakota to Oklahoma. Highs near 70 from the mid-Mississippi Valley through the Ohio Valley. Cooler 40s and 50s from much of Minnesota to northern Michigan. Parts of the U.P. of Michigan will see highs only in the upper 30s. Showers and scattered T-storms increase ahead of a weak cold front this weekend from the Great Lakes to Kansas. A narrow band of snow may fall far northern Minnesota into the UP of Michigan late tonight into early Saturday. Much warmer air builds through the Plains early next week as many areas surge into the 80s.

South - Low pressure develops in the Gulf of Mexico today and spreads abundant rain and thunder into the Southeast and Florida. Rain also overtakes the Carolinas to southern VA tonight into Saturday. Heaviest rain, 2-4 inches (locally 5-6 inches), falls from the Florida panhandle into southern Alabama, southern Georgia to the South Carolina coast. Heavy rain could create localized flooding on rivers and ponding of water on some roadways. The severe threat is somewhat limited, but an isolated severe thunderstorm is possible over the Florida Peninsula this afternoon and evening with damaging wind the main threat. Cool wedge of air dominates from Virginia to central Georgia, including Atlanta, with highs 50s to near 60. Highs in the 60s along the Gulf coast from Alabama to the Florida Panhandle. Highs in the 70s across much of Texas and across central Florida. Humid, with highs in the 80s across southern Florida. Showers linger Southeast coast all the way into Sunday, but warmer and drier weather start to overtake the Southeast.

West - Scattered rain showers and mountain snow showers from Montana to Utah Friday. Scattered showers from parts of Nevada to higher elevations of northern Arizona. Scattered rain and snow showers from western Wyoming to higher elevations of Colorado. Much of the West Coast will have a dry Friday. Highs in the cool 40s in the Cascades of Washington to higher elevations of northern Idaho, western Montana and northwest Wyoming. Highs in the 70s across the Great Basin and much of the Front Range Friday. A bit cooler in the Desert Southwest Friday with highs in the low to mid-80s. Showers and storms become more numerous for Colorado and New Mexico on Saturday as another batch of rain overtakes western WA and OR.

Operations Summary

As of 6:07 a.m. Central, Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

Cities/Regions that may be affected by delays :

Atlanta, GA - Moderate rain showers.

Orlando and Tampa, FL - Possible thunderstorms.

Ft. Lauderdale and Miami, FL - Possible rain showers.

San Francisco, CA - Low ceilings.

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 4:35 p.m. Central, Fri., Apr. 18, 2014

Newark, NJ (EWR)
Cloudy
Cloudy
Temp: 47°F (8°C)
Wind: From the VAR at 3 mph
Humidity: 52%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.37 inches
10 Day Forecast
Houston, TX (IAH)
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 78°F (26°C)
Wind: From the VAR at 6 mph
Humidity: 42%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.10 inches
10 Day Forecast
Cleveland, OH (CLE)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 56°F (13°C)
Wind: From the NNE at 7 mph
Humidity: 62%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.23 inches
10 Day Forecast
Denver, CO (DEN)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 77°F (25°C)
Wind: From the E at 12 mph
Humidity: 17%
Visibility: -
Barometer: 29.91 inches
10 Day Forecast
Washington, DC, VA (IAD)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 55°F (13°C)
Wind: From the VAR at 7 mph
Humidity: 42%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.32 inches
10 Day Forecast
Los Angeles, CA (LAX)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 68°F (20°C)
Wind: From the SW at 13 mph
Humidity: 61%
Visibility: 9.00
Barometer: 29.91 inches
10 Day Forecast
Chicago, IL (ORD)
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
Temp: 48°F (9°C)
Wind: From the ENE at 13 mph
Humidity: 52%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 30.33 inches
10 Day Forecast
San Francisco, CA (SFO)
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Temp: 62°F (17°C)
Wind: From the W at 17 mph
Humidity: 60%
Visibility: 10.00
Barometer: 29.92 inches
10 Day Forecast

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