USA Update Heavy snow, sleet, rain muck up Thanksgiving travel: Where will it be worst? (+video)

The busiest travel day of the year is turning out to be even more harried than usual for Northeast and mid-Atlantic travelers, as a winter storm bears down on the East Coast.

By , Staff writer

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Millions of travelers hit the roads and skies Wednesday for the annual pilgrimage to grandma’s house – or wherever they planned to give thanks and feast on Thursday. But for many in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the United States, the journey is shaping up to be a doozy, with rain, sleet, and snow clogging highways, grounding flights, and just generally complicating the busiest travel day of the year.