Rain, wind, and mountain snow continues at present from Southern California into the Southwest.
As this low strikes into the Southern Rockies, Southern Plains, and South tomorrow and Saturday, a wintry mixture of rain, ice, and snow will develop.
Heavy snow is feasible Friday from northeastern New Mexico into the Texas Panhandle, together with freezing rain throughout parts of northern Texas, Oklahoma, and northern Arkansas. Regionally heavy rain might trigger flash flooding throughout japanese and southeastern Texas and the Gulf Coast.
When this method reaches the Southeast and Carolinas late Saturday via Monday, heavy snowfall will fall throughout the southern Appalachians and western Carolinas.