In the north-eastern United States began snowfall, thousands of people were left without electricity and delayed flights

Heavy snow hit the densely populated northeastern United States on Saturday, causing a power outage.In the states of Pennsylvania, Maryland and West Virginia more than 44 thousand people were left without electricity, said power company Allegheny Power. Transport problems began a few hours delayed flights to Philadelphia International Airport.In some areas, dropped 30 inches of snow, meteorologists expect that rainfall will continue and reach a similar level in several states."In October it is very heavy snowfall," — said the chief resource meteorologist Paul Walker.Snow usually falls in these areas until the end of November — mid-December, so start snowfall can put a weather record. Soon the wind on the coast may be stormy, reaching a speed of 75 km / h Reuters

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