Snow storm slams Northeast


The third nor'easter to hit parts of the USA northeast in two weeks was expected to start late on Monday and Amtrak said it would suspend service on Tuesday between Boston and NY, as the storm could bring high winds, a foot or more of snow and power outages.

"Snow squalls and brief heavy snow showers are possible across most of Southern New England late this afternoon and overnight".

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

A tree fell on a house on Morse Street in Foxboro, Mass., on Tue., March 13, 2018.

Certain storms are classified as nor'easters because their strong winds typically are from the northeast, and they tend to occur most frequently and most violently between September and April along North America's East Coast, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for the entire coast of Maine, New Hampshire and most of MA.

Last Thursday, another storm dumped about a foot of heavy snow throughout much of the state and knocked out power to around 27,000 Mainers, mostly in York County. The flight-tracking site FlightAware reported more than 1,500 cancelled flights on Tuesday. Amtrak said it would restore most service between Boston and New York City on Wednesday. Accumulations are expected to be minimal in New York City and New Jersey, but the hardest hit areas could see upwards of a foot of snow.

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While the first two storms of the month brought coastal flooding and hundreds of thousands of power outages, this one is expected to be different.

Boston's mayor says the latest winter storm could force the cancellation of the annual St. Patrick's Day Parade.

Martha's Vineyard Shipyard shared a video of the powerful winds just before noon on Tuesday. At least 14 to 18 inches of snow was expected. NWS forecasters said snow would fall in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Jersey and NY through Wednesday.

Yet another nor'easter began dumping snow across the NY area Tuesday morning, with the storm expected to last into the early evening.

Prior to Tuesday, Portland had 75.5 inches of snow this winter, roughly two feet more than it normally has this time of year. But Secretary of State William Gardner and Attorney General Gordon MacDonald said under state law, town meeting elections must go on.

As of 6 p.m., snowfall totals topped more than 20 inches in Providence County, R.I., and Worcester County, Mass., for the previous 5 hours.

The eastern end of Long Island could get up to 10 inches of snow.