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Weather Underground midday recap for Sunday, December 21, 2014
A low pressure system brought unsettled weather to the Northwest on Sunday, while a stationary front extended across the Gulf Coast and the Southeast.
An area of low pressure moved east southeastward across the Pacific Northwest and the upper Intermountain West on Sunday. This system brought moderate rain to the Pacific Northwest and the Intermountain West, while high elevation snow showers impacted the northern and central Rockies. Flood warnings were issued in southwest Oregon and northwest California. Arcata, Calif., reported a midday total of 1.04 inches of rain. Brookings, Ore., reported a midday total of 0.84 inches of rain. Just to the east, winter storm warnings were issued across Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho and Montana. Steamboat Springs, Colo., reported a midday total of 4.0 inches of snow. Silver Lake Brighton, Utah, reported a midday total of 11.0 inches of snow. High pressure kept conditions relatively clear across the Southwest, the southern Rockies and the southern Plains.
Meanwhile, a cluster of snow showers developed over the upper Midwest, focusing over eastern Minnesota and Wisconsin. Jump River, Wis., reported a midday total of 0.5 inches of snow.
A stationary front extended across the Gulf Coast and the Southeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms developed along this frontal boundary over the the eastern Gulf Coast, the Southeast and the southern Mid-Atlantic. In addition, a mixture of light rain and snow pushed onshore over New England on Sunday.