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Winter Weather and Blizzards

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  • NWS: Snowfall Totals For Connecticut

    Latest Connecticut snow fall totals measured in inches by the National Weather Service: or National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration HARTFORD COUNTY BURLINGTON 11.0 EAST HARTFORD 14.0 ENFIELD 6.5 GLASTONBURY 10.2 GRANBY 8.0 HARTFORD 9.0...
  • Daytrippers: Dashing Thru The Snow

    Daytrippers: Dashing Thru The Snow
         "Dashing through the snow.  In a one horse open sleigh…."  OK, there were actually two horses, Sunday and Tanner, but other than that, riding the sleigh at Woodacres Farm was just as idyllic as the song makes it sound.  Photog Mike and I...
  • Rick Green: Snow Storm From Space, Courtesy NASA

  • Man who shoveled snow from Boston Marathon finish line identified

    A mystery man who shoveled the Boston Marathon finish line during the blizzard, becoming a symbol of the city’s spirit, was identified Wednesday as a bartender working down the street from the area where two pressure-cooker bombs shattered a...
  • Vernon area was well-prepared for snowstorm

    Vernon area was well-prepared for snowstorm
    While the first major snowstorm of this winter wasn't quite as major as expected, Vernon was among towns that were so well-prepared that the approximately 16 inches that fell created hardly any significant problems for emergency service workers. Vernon'...
  • Boston bounces back quickly from blizzard's 2 feet of snow; forecasters got this one right

    Boston bounced back quickly Wednesday from the Blizzard of 2015, with subways, buses and trains up and running again the morning after the storm buried a swath of New England in 2 to 3 feet of snow. Many businesses reopened, as did Logan Airport, and...
  • Back To Normal For Many As Blizzard Spins Away

    Back To Normal For Many As Blizzard Spins Away
    In the eastern half of Connecticut, the blizzard of 2015 lived up to expectations — up to 2 feet of snow or more, vicious winds and steep snowdrifts that hampered travel. But it was a normal winter storm for the western half of the state. Many...
  • Why bigger snowstorms come with global warming

    Winter storm Juno dumped more than 2 feet of snow across parts of New England early this week. Before the storm struck, schools closed their doors, grocery stores had their shelves stripped and governors announced travel bans along most of the storm's...
  • Museums reflect on lower attendance in 2014

    Museums reflect on lower attendance in 2014
    If you've ever tried to go to, say, Shedd Aquarium or the Museum of Science and Industry on the Sunday of a school vacation week, you'll agree that fewer museum visitors isn't necessarily a bad thing. By that standard, Chicago's museums did well in...
  • Blizzard warnings issued in Northeast as forecasters predict 2 to 3 feet in some areas

    A "potentially historic" storm could dump 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey to southern Maine starting Monday, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far this winter, the National Weather Service said. A blizzard warning was issued...
  • A Flurry Of Babies As Storm Raged Throughout The Night

    A Flurry Of Babies As Storm Raged Throughout The Night
    HARTFORD — The winds howled and babies wailed as a flurry of children entered the world at Hartford hospitals during the snowstorm. An unusual number of babies made their entrance into the world Monday night and early Tuesday as the blizzard...