Skip to comments.Snow storm bears down on Mid-Atlantic, Northeast
Posted on 12/26/2010 10:36:55 AM PST by JoeProBono
WASHINGTON (AP) A band of frigid weather was snaking up the East Coast on Sunday, promising blizzards and a foot of snow for New York City and New England, while several states made emergency declarations as the storm caused crashes on slick roads. Airlines grounded hundreds of flights Sunday along the Northeast corridor in anticipation of the storm. New York City-area airports alone canceled close to 1,000 flights. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said that number was expected to rise Sunday. Snow had started to fall in the area by late morning.
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We’re retting about 10-12 inches here in Hampton Roads. Woohoo! We almost never get this much snow here!
My daughter’s en route to NYC as we speak...supposed to arrive about 4:45PM. Hope she doesn’t end up spending tonight on an airport floor in BFE. It’s gonna be close...
I live in upstate NY but lived in Williamsburg Va for a year. It was a glorious winter...2 inches of snow...amusing...the Town was shut down...
But boy, have we been enjoying this snow! Too bad that it is so powdery here though. Can't manage to make a good snowman with it.... :(
I love Colonial Williamsburg!
Where are you from btw? Just curious..... :)
I didn't know you lived in the general area of where I go when I visit my dad. I was just up in that neck of the woods at the end of last month.
Really? Where does your dad live?
I’m from Philly but I got my one and only traffic ticket while attending the College of William and Mary and going to kangaroo court.
Served in the United States Air Force, initially stationed at Langley Air Force Base Hospital , Hampton, Va.
Thanks so much for your service sir! :)
Langley Air Force Base Hospital , Hampton, Va.
Just across the bridge from us!
It’s coming down pretty good outside in Manhattan. And the weather service took up the snowfall estimate...
Blizzard Warning for New York (manhattan), NY
until 6 pm EST, Mon., Dec. 27, 2010
Updated 26 Dec 2010 2:05 pm Local Time
Issued by The National Weather Service
New York City, NY
12:40 pm EST, Sun., Dec. 26, 2010
... BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST MONDAY...
A BLIZZARD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EST MONDAY.
* HAZARDS... HEAVY SNOW AND STRONG WINDS... WITH CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES.
* ACCUMULATIONS... 15 TO 20 INCHES... WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS UP TO 2 FEET POSSIBLE.
You have FReepmail. :)
Massachusetts declared a state of emergency starting at 3 PM.
Latest predicted snow totals from the National Weather Service.