USA northeast braces for third powerful storm in two weeks

USA northeast braces for third powerful storm in two weeks

USA northeast braces for third powerful storm in two weeks

Meteorologists said the storm had intensified, and they predicted more snow, with as much as two feet in ME and parts of Cape Cod.

"We're not out of winter yet, that's for sure", Paul Knight, of Portland, said as snow accumulated on his eyebrows during a stroll. "The groundhog was right".

There are six public schools in Vernon and more than 3,000 enrolled students.

MA had seen 6 inches of snow by 10 a.m. and Long Island and western CT had at least 7 inches.

Gray Harrington clears snow from a dock at the Boston Harbor Shipyard and Marina in Boston, Tuesday, March 13, 2018.

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"Three nor'easters in less than 2 weeks isn't easy on anyone - and we are extremely grateful for the hard work of our first responders, utility and road crews, and municipal officials who have been working nonstop to clean up after these powerful storms", Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker wrote on Twitter. There are flooded basements, no electricity, downed trees and no school, the station notes.

ME braced for a hard hit. The storm was expected to continue into Tuesday.

Snowfall at Boston Logan International Airport measured at 14.5 inches, as the city had braced for totals of 12 to 20 inches.

Boston received an estimated foot of snowfall Monday and Tuesday. Rather than risk getting stranded in the city, they plan to stay another night in the airport, sleeping on chairs, watching Netflix and munching on supplies they picked up from a CVS drug store.

Amtrak temporarily suspended its Northeast Corridor service between Boston and NY until at least 11 a.m. Tuesday. Two trains traveling between Washington and NY were also canceled.

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Amtrak says service will be restored "pending improved conditions".

Gov. Charlie Baker of MA said officials were not calling out the National Guard as it had in the earlier storms because the tides would be low and any flooding was likely to be minor.

The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement through 8 p.m. today as snow showers could create slippery road conditions and reduce visibility.

The heavy snow bands made their way through both Rhode Island and MA on Tuesday morning. Newsday reported that the storm knocked out power to more than 6,000 homes and businesses on Long Island, and forecasters said the island's East End could get up to a foot of snow.

The blizzard warning means sustained winds of greater than 35 miles per hour along with visibility of less than a quarter mile for prolonged periods, according to the weather service.

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Wind gusts near 70 miles per hour were reported on Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Snow is ongoing in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and ME, as well as on Long Island, New York.

At the Yotel hotel in Boston's Seaport neighbourhood, guests were busy rescheduling their flights over breakfast or, in the case of 80-year-old Roy Zaloom of Ramsey, New Jersey, preparing for a morning drive back home with his family.

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