🦃 Happy Thanksgiving Eve. Hope you already thawed the turkey!
Brutal road conditions in Iowa. Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images
Better get cozy: Two powerful storm systems are doing their thing over America right now, with the possibility of a third hitting over the weekend.
Why it matters: Big chunks of the U.S. are facing extreme weather during busy travel times, imperiling motorists and threatening to strand air travelers.
The bottom line: Stay safe out there, and please enjoy the respite with friends and families.
Go deeper: Regional reports and what to expect
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Parade volunteers work on a balloon during the inflation process in New York City.
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Former President Jimmy Carter was released today from Emory University Hospital in Atlanta and will spend his Thanksgiving at home in Plains, Georgia, according to the Carter Center.