winter of this year would be painted with harsh weather conditions with the first snowstorm that came out unexpectedly and created a hubbub in the far northern New England causing an extream traffic jam, killing 8 people at least, and, cutting power off.
the strong waves of rain and snow hit the Midwest leaving up to 8 inches of snow in some parts .the mixture of heavy rain and snow caused a great delay for commuters and the closure of some schools.
power was cut off More than 400,000 citizens Friday morning in 17 states from Kentucky to Maine.
the condition of weather was critical enough to cause the death of several people in road crashes.
as people lose control of their vehicles in the slick roads and crash with whatever on their way.
in addition to deaths toll commuters are facing another nightmare: the heavy traffic which crashes have contributed to; police assisted 555 motor vehicle crashes and helped 1,027 motorists in New Jersey; police then issued a request for citizens to stay at their houses and leave only in extreme need.
More than 8,000 flight delays and 1,900-plus cancellations were reported Thursday in the United States, flight-tracking site FlightAware.com.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said that it was weather forecast fault and that mother nature decided to land its spike when nobody was prepared to go through such harsh storm.