SNOW STORM IN US NORTHEAST

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STORY: SNOW STORM IN US NORTHEASTDATELINE: Jan. 22, 2012LENGTH: 0:00:43LOCATION: New YorkCATEGORY: SOCIETYVOThe first snowstorm of the winter tracked up the east coast of the United States on Saturday, dropping several inches of snow in many cities.In New York, the city center saw 4 to 6 inches of snow after the weekend storm.This is the first snow to hit the Big Apple since a rare storm in October that knocked out power to nearly 3 million homes and businesses in the region.Most of eastern Pennsylvania and central New Jersey saw about 4 inches of snow. Flurries and freezing rain fell in Washington, D.C.Officials said road conditions were fair, and few accidents were reported, helped by the weekend's lack of rush hour traffic.But the snow did cause disruptions to air travel, with about 350 flights canceled at three New York-area airports, and another 325 suspended in Philadelphia, Washington D.C. and Boston.
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