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Winter

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A quick-hitting but intensifying storm system will bring early winter-like conditions to parts of the Northeast for the second time in less than a week. The snowfall will be plowable for many inland locations in New York and New England. Holiday and commuter travel may grind to a halt in some places, as the snow is expected to intensify during rush hour in parts of New England. The weak wave of low pressure was already producing rain and show showers in West Virginia, Pennsylvania, and New York’s Southern Tier as of Monday evening. The surface low was riding along a cold front downstream its parent upper-level low while an area of weak high pressure was funneling arctic air from Canada southward toward the Northeast. The transport of warm air from the south over the cold air from the north has helping to produce light precipitation for most of today. The…