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National weather forecast: Strong cold front slices through central US

A strong cold front slicing through the central U.S. will bring record cold air to the region over the next several mornings.  

Freeze warnings and frost advisories are up from Texas to the Great Lakes with record lows possible.   

Current freeze advisories in effect. (Fox News)

Current freeze advisories in effect. (Fox News)

This cold air is also setting up measurable snow across the Rockies and Plains, spreading into the Midwest and the Ohio Valley into the interior Northeast and the Great Lakes on Tuesday.

Expected precipitation totals through Wednesday. (Fox News)

Expected precipitation totals through Wednesday. (Fox News)

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Active weather continues over Florida today with heavy rain and thunderstorms.  

The national forecast for Tuesday, April 20. (Fox News)

The national forecast for Tuesday, April 20. (Fox News)

Improving conditions will begin tomorrow. 

Janice Dean currently serves as senior meteorologist for FOX News Channel (FNC). In addition, she is the morning meteorologist for FNC’s “FOX and Friends” (weekdays 6-9AM/ET). She joined the network in January 2004. She is the author of several books. Her latest is “Make Your Own Sunshine.” Click here for more information on Janice Dean.

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