In respect of the snow of the worst predictions come true forecasters. Snow depth in some places reached 1 meter. The death toll rose to nine people. Hundreds of thousands of Americans were left without power after hurricane-force winds, which raged for several days in the north-eastern United States.
In many communities after snowstorms private cars had to literally dig out from huge snow drifts. In some cases, did not help even a special snow removal equipment, and people were forced to turn to public transport services. Weather forecasters predict further snowfall and sleet in sub-zero temperatures, which would further increase the state of roads in the region. But in Portland, Maine, and had the current snowfall (810 mm) to break the record of 1979.
Many schools canceled classes in Boston, after the city narylo snow blanket in the 60 cm thick. Heavy wet snow, fell on power lines the trees, left without light about 350 thousand people in 9 northeastern states. Approximately 700,000 homes and businesses without electricity spent the first day of the weekend.
After the snowfall slowly returning to normal path of air traffic, canceled flights Bradley International Airport in Connecticut and MacArthur Airport on Long Island restored. Despite the lifting of the ban on the use of certain roads in Connecticut and Massachusetts, state routes are not yet perfectly safe m position.
The main threat to the snow storm Nemo practically reduced to zero, but over the state of South Dakota, a new storm system. It can bring serznye rainfall and gusty winds up to 80 km / h in Nebraska, both Dakotas, Wyoming and Wisconsin. In South Dakota, have been closed to traffic, some highways.