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A conducive weather pattern is shaping up to bring below average temperatures and fall to perhaps winter-like air to most of the eastern US beginning late-week. Temperatures will be as much as 40 degrees below average in the southern Plains Wednesday and Thursday before the cooler air expands to infiltrate much of the East with temperatures generally between 5 and 10 degrees below normal. This Wednesday, millions woke up to frost and freeze alerts across parts of the Midwest and Northeast due to temperatures near or below freezing, marking an end to the growing season for the year. Low temperatures this morning even got down to the teens in the a few locations of the Great Lakes region. Temperatures will climb somewhat this afternoon, ranging from the 30s to 50s in the Midwest and interior Northeast. Near the coast, the warmer ocean waters will keep it warmer into the 60s.…