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US Storm with heavy snow to bedevil Northeast at least another day

04:35  03 december  2019
04:35  03 december  2019 Source:   nbcnews.com

Thanksgiving weather: Three big storms and record travel numbers this week

  Thanksgiving weather: Three big storms and record travel numbers this week Weather will bring more stress this holiday with the record number of travelers.One storm will lash the East and will affect travel through Sunday, another one will batter the Midwest on Tuesday and a third one will move through the West on Wednesday.

The storm has already killed at least one person and shut down highways in the western U.S., stranding Another system is forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday, moving as Authorities in the western states were still grappling Saturday with the aftermath of heavy rains and snow over

Wintry weather bedeviled Thanksgiving weekend travelers across the United States Saturday as a Forecasters said a new storm is expected to bring California several feet of mountain snow , rain Another system is forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday, moving as a nor'easter into Monday.

The winter-type storm that killed at least seven people as it marched across the country was expected to hang on stubbornly through Tuesday, further bedeviling travel plans in the Northeast.

a person walking in the rain holding an umbrella on a rainy day: Image: NYC weather© Seth Wenig Image: NYC weather

The powerful storm will show up along the Northeastern and New England coastlines, causing snow — heavy in some areas — from the Appalachian Mountains to inland areas of the Northeast and much of New England, the National Weather Service said.

It could be well into Wednesday morning before the weather system — which the weather service, in a bit of understatement, called a "long-duration storm" — finally moves completely off the Maine shore, forecasters said.

Turbulent weather pattern to bring 2 major storms this holiday week

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As the storm system moves east on Sunday, it will evolve into a nor'easter-type storm off the southern New England Coast, bringing rain and wind to coastal Starting off maybe as a little snow , crossing over into rain and eventually back to a little bit of snow ." Inland sections of the Northeast , including

As the storm shifts east , flight delays and cancellations are continuing to pile up — disrupting travelers heading home after Thanksgiving. Forecasters said a new storm is expected to bring several feet of mountain snow , rain and gusty Another system is forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday

Snow was already on the ground in parts of New Jersey and Connecticut before dawn on Monday. New York City, which initially was forecast to get 3 to 4 inches of snow, was preparing for as much as 8 inches in northern parts of the city. Residents of Massachusetts, where some areas were already a foot-deep blanket of snow, were settling in for even more.

"Our message out to New Yorkers is that we really urge you to stay off the roads if possible," Deanne Criswell, commissioner of the New York City Emergency Management Department, said Monday afternoon.

Hundreds of takeoffs and landings had been canceled at Northeastern airports by Monday night, 335 of them at the big three New York-area airports. Almost 100 were canceled at Boston Logan Airport, which preemptively canceled 52 arrivals and departures in anticipation of difficult conditions on Tuesday.

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Wintry weather bedeviled Thanksgiving weekend travelers across the United States Saturday as a powerful and dangerous storm moved eastward Meteorologist Christian Cassel told the Great Falls Tribune people could be stuck in their homes for at least a day due to the near zero visibility.

Skylar hammered the Northeast corridor on Tuesday, Mar. 13, with heavy snow , damaging winds and minor coastal flooding as it bombed out off the Roads were slick in Greensboro, North Carolina, midday March 12, causing at least one car to slide off the road. In West Virginia, snowfall rates of 3

Nearly 65,000 homes and business were without power in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania on Monday night, almost half of them in New Jersey.

a person riding a snowboard down a snow covered street: Image: Snowfall removal in Massachusetts© Ben Garver Image: Snowfall removal in Massachusetts

"The business is great, especially at this time of the season," said Edwin Perez, the operator of a landscaping and snow plowing business in Springfield, Massachusetts, where 7 inches of snow was on the ground.

"This is when you make the make the most money," Perez told NBC affiliate WWLP of Springfield, saying he'd already plowed more than 30 homes and expected to have more calls Monday night.

"It's great to have a big snowstorm on December 1st," he said. "I wasn't expecting it, and I still have 27 more customers to go."

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There was much more snow in other parts of Massachusetts: 14 inches in Ashfield, 13.5 in Savoy, 13 in Becket and Charlemont and 12 in Bernardston. As much as 8 more inches was expected in western parts of the state through Tuesday, forecasters said.

Over 100 million Americans on alert as 2 major storms impact US

  Over 100 million Americans on alert as 2 major storms impact US Two major storm systems are beginning to impact the U.S. this week as the weather pattern turns very active and turbulent. © Andy Nelson/AP Janet Elston keeps her hands warm as truck driver Ignacio Buenrostro helps her put chains on before crossing Willamette Pass near Crescent, Ore., Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (Andy Nelson/The Register-Guard via AP) This morning, alerts from these storms stretch from the West Coast all the way to New York covering 26 states.

The storm has already killed at least one person and shut down highways in the western U.S., stranding Another system is forecast to develop in the mid-Atlantic Sunday, moving as Authorities in the western states were still grappling Saturday with the aftermath of heavy rains and snow over

Wintry weather bedeviled Thanksgiving weekend travelers across the United States Saturday as a powerful and dangerous storm moved eastward Meteorologist Christian Cassel told the Great Falls Tribune people could be stuck in their homes for at least a day due to the near zero visibility.

The weather system has been blamed for killing at least seven people, five of them young children, since it began traversing the continent before Thanksgiving:

  • Three in two water-related incidents in Bollinger County, Missouri, including two boys ages 5 and 8.
  • Two children about 5 years old who were found dead after their vehicle was swept up a creek in Tonto Basin, Arizona.
  • A 6-year-old boy who struck his head when snow-removal equipment being driven by his father lurched in unincorporated Provo Canyon, Utah.
  • A man who was killed when he lost control of his pickup on an ice-covered road near Cavour, South Dakota.

A spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board, meanwhile, said "definitely we'll be looking into the weather conditions" after nine people were killed in the crash of a single-engine turboprop plane after takeoff near Chamberlain, South Dakota, on Saturday.

Rain and snow moving from Midwest into the Northeast .
Over the weekend a storm system that moved into the West Coast brought more than 5 inches of rain to northern California around the Bay area. This heavy rain flooded streets and even produced a few mudslides in the state. © Cal Trans/AP This photo provided by the California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) shows crews cleaning up a rock slide caused by storms, Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, in Big Sur, Calif. (Caltrans via AP) In the mountains, heavy snow of 12 to 17 inches fell from California to Montana making driving extremely difficult on the roads.

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