More Rain for Texas, Snow for the Great Lakes
Undated (AP) _ Rain fell over the Gulf Coast states today, raising the threat of flooding in saturated southeastern Texas.
Snow fell on Buffalo at dawn and a fast-moving weather system was expected to bring light snow to the Northeast. On Sunday, seven inches of snow fell at Lutsen, Minn., along Lake Superior.
Gales and heavy rain were forecast for the Pacific Northwest this afternoon.
Rain was expected to spread through the Southeast today.
A food watch was in effect in southeastern Texas, which got heavy rain Sunday, including 1 1/2 inches in six hours at San Antonio.
Temperatures were forecast today in the teens in northern New England; the 20s in Massachusetts and Minneapolis; the 30s for the Upper Ohio Valley, Illinois and the Dakotas; the 40s in northern Texas, Oklahoma, Tennessee, West Virginia, Illinois, Ohio, Idaho, Utah and Colorado; the 50s for most of Texas, the Southeast and inland regions of the West Coast; and the 70s in Southern California, the Arizona desert and Southern Florida.
The high temperature for the Lower 48 states Sunday was 78 degrees in California at Borrego Spring and Thermal and at Yuma, Ariz.
Other reports at 4 a.m. EDT (Atmospheric conditions not available for many cities):
-East: Albany, N.Y., 7; Atlanta 46 partly cloudy; Boston 15; Buffalo 20 snow; Charleston, S.C., 47 fair; Chattanooga 36 cloudy; Cincinnati 27 partly cloudy; Cleveland 19 fair; Detroit 23 fair; Hatteras 43 fair; Jacksonville 46 foggy; Key West 66 fair; Knoxville 33 cloudy; Macon 48 cloudy; Miami 66 fair; New York 21 fair; Philadelphia 19 fair; Pittsburgh 18 foggy; Portland, Maine, 5; Richmond 24 cloudy; Tampa 53 partly cloudy; Washington, D.C., 22 foggy.
-Central: Birmingham 46 cloudy; Bismarck 8 fair; Denver 26; Des Moines 30 fair; Fort Worth 48 rain; Indianapolis 26 partly cloudy; Kansas City 33 partly cloudy; Little Rock 41 rain; Louisville 31 cloudy; Memphis 43 cloudy; Nashville 36 partly cloudy; New Orleans 55 rain; North Platte 23 fair; Oklahoma City 41 rain; Omaha 26; Rapid City 24; St. Louis 35 cloudy; Minneapolis-St. Paul 23 foggy; San Antonio 53 drizzle.
-West: Albuquerque 30; Anchorage 17 snow; Boise 27 foggy; Casper 16 fair; Fairbanks 2 snow; Great Falls 38 windy; Honolulu 64; Las Vegas 41 fair; Los Angeles 53 foggy; Medford 38 cloudy; Pendleton 35 cloudy; Phoenix 54 fair; Portland, Ore., 45 cloudy; Reno 26; Salt Lake City 24 foggy; San Diego 53 foggy; San Francisco 45; Seattle 46 cloudy; Spokane 36.
-International: Calgary 30 cloudy; Montreal -1 fair; Ottawa -8 fair; Regina 0 fair; Toronto 19 snow; Winnipeg -7 fair; Mexico City 52 cloudy; Merida 70 cloudy; Bermuda 61 fair; Kingston 75; Nassau 70.