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"Major storms stretching coast to coast brewing in the southwest expected to impact more than fifty million Americans this weekend, major storms stretching from coast to coast is expected to impact more than fifty million Americans this weekend winter storm watches and warnings are up from New Mexico to North Carolina as the storm gathers in the south west, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas have issued flash flood watches storm is already blamed for mudslides that closed California's Pacific Coast Highway in a part of Malibu damaged by last month's wildfires. Rain also sent a Southwest Airlines jet skidding off the runway at Burbank airport. But we begin with chief weather caster Lonnie Quinn of our New York station. WCBS TV is tracking. The storm's next move say. The storm's gonna give us everything Johnson gives us rain, snow, sleet, and you talk about the mudslides in California that could be a problem again today because you'll notice the storm is still spinning out around San Diego. So putting rain into California. But ahead of it. We've got rain all the Texas. Heavy rain in Louisiana into portions of the Tennessee valley around Memphis. Where's the frozen element? La folks, talking about snow, well, watch how the computer models show, this progressing, Lubbock Texas could see two to six inches out of this a typical December they pick up four inches. So this could be a whole month of snow in one day as the system progresses to the east. I mean, look all that big rain around Houston in New Orleans as well. And that's why you have those flood watches and warnings. You get into say the in the Carolinas. We believe the Carolinas is going to be the hot spot for the storm. But look, it's mostly rain. It's not going to be until late Saturday. She gets the most of your daytime hours on Saturday in the Carolinas. Even the mountains as rain turns to snow we're talking quite a bit of snow anywhere around Asheville up around. Bristol. You could be seeing a foot of snow is not more in some spots out there. Remember, you have ISIS. Well, even Atlanta Georgia Monday morning, he'll get a little shot of some frozen precipitation as well. So we gotta keep an eye on all the elements are the rain snow. The sleet some tough drive. Welcome back after another university of Michigan victory. The wolverines. Now ten ino- on this young season, they defeat South."