Heavy snow brings more power outages, travel woes to Delaware Valley

COURTESY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

COURTESY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE

Additional snowfall reports can be found below the forecast sections.

There's a winter weather advisory for Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence counties that starts at 4 p.m. Wednesday and lasts until 7 p.m. Thursday.

Intense bands of snow are moving through southern and central ME and winds were gusting to 40 mph in the pre-dawn hours.

With the heaviest precipitation expected late in the day, most area schools are in session but some have cancelled after-school activities or will dismiss students early. In general, the magnitude of the winds and coastal flooding from Quinn will not rise to the level we saw in Riley.

Amtrak canceled some of its Wednesday trains between Washington and Boston as well as some services in Pennsylvania, New York state and other areas of the Northeastern and Mid-Atlantic United States.

Accumulating snow is in store for major cities including Philadelphia, New York City, Hartford, Conn., and Boston. By late morning, heavy snow was blanketing eastern Pennsylvania, and driving became treacherous on some highways.

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A compact but powerful nor'easter will skirt the New Jersey coast Wednesday afternoon before heading toward Cape Cod.

Southern New Hampshire could see up to 18 inches, according to a forecast that has remained unchanged since Tuesday.

Snow is expected to taper off across the area Wednesday night. Pennsylvania's Poconos Mountains and parts of western MA could see up to 18 inches.

Heavy snow possible. Travel will be very hard to impossible, including during the morning commute on Thursday.

If a slot of dry, sinking air pops up over New Jersey during peak snowfall, totals will also underperform for some area of the state. She was treated for non-life-threatening injuries at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

A second woman who had been standing underneath the umbrella but not holding it escaped injury.

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Mr. Cuomo said in a briefing on Tuesday that 78,000 people were still without power in ny, which he called "unacceptable". Officials have not yet released their identity. Through the afternoon, the snow may come down heavy.

"Overall there will be significant differences from zone to zone as within a 40 mile radius there could be 2 inches to 12 inches", the Weather Service says. Winds will increase as well, but not to the level of the intense gusts we had with Friday's storm.

It has been tracking across the country over the last several days, and it will finally conclude its journey as a Northeast coastal storm.

He said he expected 6 to 9 inches of snow in the warning area of Long Island, with accumulations dropping off to about 1 to 3 inches on the East End.

The storm knocked out power to about 2 million customers.

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