Tag: snowstorm

National Weather Service Warns Of Powerful Northeast Snowstorm

The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for northern New Jersey, eastern Pennsylvania, and New York starting Monday evening, as a powerful late-winter nor’easter approached, threatening to dump up to 18 inches of snow in some areas, with parts of Massachusetts possibly getting up to two feet of snow on Tuesday. Much of…

Massive Winter Snow Storm Hits D.C. [VIDEO]

After just an inch of snow Wednesday night, Washington, D.C., traffic was plunged into traffic chaos by a small storm system. Wednesday’s untreated roads led to icy conditions, with more than 100 area accidents and drivers at a standstill for nine hours. Even President Obama’s motorcade slid on the roads, making his evening commute stretch…

Jon Stewart On WinterStorm Juno Blizzapocalypsegeddon ’15 [VIDEO]

Jon Stewart mocked the coverage of the snowstorm: Snowpocalypse 2015 that hit New York City. “Acknowledge that conditions had changed. Ease up on the breathless hype. Focus your attention on New England, where it was actually really snowing,” Stewart suggested. “Or desperately cling to the original narrative like dingleberries on a sheep’s ass.” Stewart played…

Storm dumps more than 6 feet of snow in Upstate New York

The National Guard was activated around Buffalo, N.Y., on Tuesday as a storm dumped more than 6 feet of snow in the area. The National Weather Service said that some areas of Buffalo suburbs were approaching 76 inches of snow Tuesday night, which is the record for snowfall over a 24-hour period anywhere in the…

Arctic Weather Hits U.S., Canada

Temperatures in parts of the U.S. and Canada have dropped by as much as 40 degrees as cold air has been pushed south by a powerful storm hitting Alaska with hurricane-force winds. Parts of Michigan have already received more than two feet of snow, more than 150 fights have been canceled at the Minneapolis airport,…

US Southeast wakes up to power outages from winter storm

More than half a million people in the Southeast woke up to a cold and dark Thursday after the second vicious ice storm in as many weeks caused widespread power outages. Georgia was the worst-hit state with almost 230,000 homes and businesses without electricity, according to figures reported by utility companies early Thursday morning. NBC…

Monster Storm: Get Ready For Winter Storm Janus

Winter Storm Janus is poised to pack a massive punch in the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and New England with as much as a foot of snow in some parts of the Northeast. β€œIt’s a major winter storm for the northeast,” said The Weather Channel’s winter weather expert Tom Niziol. “This is truly a nor’easter.” Janus will…

Northeast Getting Blasted by Blizzard – First Snowstorm Of 2014

WATCH LIVE NEWS ON THE STORM More than 900 flights for Thursday have already been canceled as the Northeast prepares for a storm system that will unload as much as a foot of snow and have sub-zero wind chills. The weather β€œwill lead to whiteout conditions making travel extremely dangerous. Do not travel,” said the…