It is learned that the victims of the snow storms sweeping through Midwest U.S. states, including Utah, Kansas, Iowa, Wisconsin and Nebraska, were eight. Some of them tried to find help in a blizzard to evacuate jammed the machine, someone died in a traffic accident.
Places in these states have formed snow height 20-27 cm storm was so strong, that due to poor visibility had to cancel 600 flights at Chicago's two airports. Several major carriers, including American Airlines and Southwest Airlines, also declined to provide its services in a snowstorm.
Throughout the state of Iowa bulk of major highway closed due to snowfall and namorozi on the surface of the asphalt. In this state of Nebraska and canceled school classes. Due to bad weather did not take place even in the final of the University of Wisconsin in Madison.
Warning about possible snowstorms also operates in Minnesota and Illinois, alert monitoring the weather conditions in 17 U.S. states. For Shasta announced warning of avalanches. It is expected that with its slopes can collapse from 122 to 215 cm of snow. In Georgia and Florida, waits for a snow tornado. On the one hand, the emergence of such a huge amount of snow only in the hands of those states, which in the summer of this year experienced the abnormal drought. But on the other hand, strong storms can completely disrupt the Christmas plans of hundreds of thousands of Americans.