snow http://wamc.org en Parts of VT Get Over 2 Feet Of Snow http://wamc.org/post/parts-vt-get-over-2-feet-snow <p></p><p></p><p>Vermont is digging out from heavy snowfall, with some places getting more than 2 feet of snow. Thu, 13 Mar 2014 12:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85743 at http://wamc.org Parts of VT Get Over 2 Feet Of Snow New York’s North Country And Vermont Brace For Winter Storm http://wamc.org/post/new-york-s-north-country-and-vermont-brace-winter-storm <p></p><p></p><p>What could be the biggest snowstorm of the season in Vermont and New York’s North Country has begun. Utilities and responders have been preparing well in advance. Wed, 12 Mar 2014 22:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 85708 at http://wamc.org New York’s North Country And Vermont Brace For Winter Storm North Country Digs Out Of Winter Storm http://wamc.org/post/north-country-digs-out-winter-storm <p></p><p></p><p>Schools are closed and state offices in Vermont delayed the start of the work day today. But the snowstorm that rampaged up the Atlantic coast is being met with typical New England pragmatism in Vermont and New York. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 22:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 83931 at http://wamc.org North Country Digs Out Of Winter Storm Cuomo Says NY Has Exceeded Original Winter Budget http://wamc.org/post/cuomo-says-ny-has-exceeded-original-winter-budget <p></p><p></p><p>New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says that the state has exceeded its original winter budget due to the string of heavy snowstorms this season.</p><p>Cuomo says Thursday that operational expenses, the cost of salt, overtime and equipment repair have been unusually high.&nbsp;&nbsp; He says the extra spending is nothing that can't be handled through the budget process.&nbsp;&nbsp; His administration says it's working on getting the budget number and actual expenses together for public release.</p><p>© 2014 AP</p> Thu, 13 Feb 2014 21:26:45 +0000 Dave Lucas 83838 at http://wamc.org Cuomo Says NY Has Exceeded Original Winter Budget Snow Causes NY To Declare State Of Emergency; Trucking In Road Salt http://wamc.org/post/snow-causes-ny-declare-state-emergency-trucking-road-salt <p>Another widespread snowstorm has led to closings, traffic delays and frustration for those in New York and New England.</p><p>More than a foot of snow is expected to fall as the storm continues into Wednesday evening. <a href="http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/02052014-statewide-state-of-emergency" target="_blank">New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has declared a state of emergency</a> for the entire state. Cuomo says cities and towns in the New York City - Long Island areas have already used up their road salt supplies.</p> Wed, 05 Feb 2014 17:45:00 +0000 Jim Levulis 83247 at http://wamc.org Snow Causes NY To Declare State Of Emergency; Trucking In Road Salt Meteorologist Jason Gough's Midday Forecast http://wamc.org/post/meteorologist-jason-goughs-midday-forecast <p>Newschannel 13 Meteorologist Jason Gough with the WAMC midday forecast.</p><p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 16:45:00 +0000 Jason Gough 60188 at http://wamc.org Meteorologist Jason Gough's Midday Forecast Massive Winter Storm Slams Northeast http://wamc.org/post/massive-winter-storm-slams-northeast <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">BOSTON (AP) — A massive storm packing hurricane-force winds and blizzard conditions is sweeping through the Northeast, dumping more than 2 feet of snow on New England and knocking out power to 650,000 customers.</span></p><div><p>More than 28 inches of snow had fallen in parts of central Connecticut by early Saturday, and areas of southeastern Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Hampshire notched 2 feet or more.</p><p>The National Weather Service says up to 3 feet is expected in Boston, threatening the city's 2003 record of 27.6 inches.</p> Sat, 09 Feb 2013 11:36:01 +0000 Associated Press 57489 at http://wamc.org Massive Winter Storm Slams Northeast Winter Storm: Patrick Closes MA Roads http://wamc.org/post/winter-storm-patrick-closes-ma-roads <p></p><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">BOSTON (AP) — The governor of Massachusetts is banning all traffic from roads after 4 p.m. today, when the worst of a powerful snowstorm is expected to be bearing down on New England.</span></p><p>It's believed to be the first traffic ban in the state since the blizzard of 1978.</p><p>Boston could get as much as three feet of snow, which would break the city's snowfall record of 27.6 inches.</p> Fri, 08 Feb 2013 19:27:15 +0000 Associated Press 57456 at http://wamc.org Winter Storm: Patrick Closes MA Roads Snow Sports Eager for Storm http://wamc.org/post/snow-sports-eager-storm <p></p><p></p><p>A midwinter storm headed to the Northeast U.S. on Friday could drop more than a foot of snow, setting up a weekend of skiing, sledding and snowmobiling in places that have been stuck with bare ground for much of the season.<br><br>The storm comes just after the 35th anniversary of the historic blizzard of 1978, which paralyzed the region with more than 2 feet of snow and hurricane force winds. This week's storm isn't expected to come close to that, but outdoor enthusiasts who have been disappointed with the season so far say they'll take what they can get. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 19:24:37 +0000 Pat Bradley 57319 at http://wamc.org Snow Sports Eager for Storm Snow Boosts Northern New England Snowmobilers http://wamc.org/post/snow-boosts-northern-new-england-snowmobilers <p>Many of northern New England's rural communities depend on snowmobilers to keep stores, restaurants, motels and gas stations going strong, and they've seen a sudden increase in traffic thanks to recent snowfalls.<br><br>Many areas of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont saw little snow last year and a snowmobiling season that never really got off the ground. In Island Pond, which bills itself as Vermont's snowmobiling capital, the season was shortened to seven weeks from the usual 14.<br> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 22:45:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 54824 at http://wamc.org Snow Boosts Northern New England Snowmobilers