Snowstorm that hit the east coast of the United States on Sunday, paralyzing transport for the first day, and the snow depth in some places almost reached 50 centimeters, according to RIA Novosti.
The epicenter of snow predicted at Philadelphia and New Jersey — already fixed in the last 51 centimeters to 30 centimeters of snow daily precipitation is expected in New York and Boston. Philadelphia weather was canceled match between the national football league clubs Vikings and Eagles.
On Sunday in New York City and adjacent to the metropolis airport was delayed 1.4 thousand flights. On Sunday night, a number of branch lines staff, including connecting Long Island to New York, were closed due to weather conditions. Discontinued bus service between New York and New Jersey, a number of trucking companies, announced the cancellation of bus services on Monday, others have imposed restrictions.
Transport problems persist on Monday, but by Tuesday, is expected to air and ground traffic will be fully restored.
In the United States continues the Christmas holidays, schools and universities are closed. In New York, few people on the streets — a city wrapped white carpet snowstorm did not subside.