Heaviest April snow storm in 12 years hits NYC

03 April, 2018, 04:15 | Author: Patty Aguilar
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"The system went further south than we were anticipating, and the winds didn't develop as expected", Jones said.

Traveling south? Dahl said those headed to southern Minnesota or Iowa will have it the easiest. "Snowfall amounts of 4-8" through Wednesday morning are expected in that area. A foot of snow was reported in Hewitt, Minn., in northwestern Todd County. Hackettstown and Blairstown received about four inches. The latest storm follows a string of nor'easters that hit the East Coast in March, with heavy snows and damaging winds that knocked out power to more than 2 million customers at their peak.

By noon, the storm will be heading away from the Northeast with the sun coming out and melting snow in most areas.

While snow in the metro could make for some slick roadways, Dahl does not expect the snow to impact people who plan to fly out of Minneapolis-St.

Accumulations could range from about an inch in New York City to almost 3 inches in points north and west.


"Most of this snow would be on non-paved surfaces, but the snow may fall at a fast enough pace to cause slippery conditions over the higher elevations".

The Northeast-particularly New York, Philadelphia and Boston-will get a few inches of snow Monday morning. He added that travel in areas of west central Minnesota may be hard.

Snow began falling from 3am this morning while temperatures, which were in the low 40s, plummeted to below the mid-30s. "There's a lot of uncertainty about it".

Portions of central Montana saw near-blizzard conditions on Friday afternoon where sustained winds of 35-40 miles per hour were recorded.

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