By Alex Sosnowski – AccuWeather
There is a chance that multiple storms next week could sync with colder air that settles into the East to bring snow or a wintry mix to part of the region.
Following near-record warmth during the middle of this week, colder air will arrive in stages from the latter part of this week and into the second week of February.
Benign weather to start this weekend will become more extreme during next week and could feature a couple of storms that could have significant impact in part of the eastern United States.
The jet stream will take a large southward plunge into the Central states from late in the weekend to next week. This river of strong winds aloft will cause arctic air to pour southward over the Plains and Midwest.