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Snow, Wind To Impact Northeast Ahead?

By: Chrissy Warrilow & Jon Erdman | TWC
Published: February 1, 2013

Below-Average Snow So Far

Frankly, the 2012-2013 "snow season", outside of Winter Storm Athena and the wintry side of Superstorm Sandy, has been rather benign in parts of the Northeast.  For example, here are some snowfall season-to-date deficits through Jan. 31:

  • Albany, N.Y.:  -14.5"
  • Boston, Mass.:  -14.4" (only 8.8" snow so far)
  • Washington, D.C.:  -7.3" (only 1.1" snow so far)
  • Philadelphia, Pa.:  -5.9" (only 4.3" snow so far)
  • New York City:  -5.5" (only 6.6" snow so far)

Then again, February has a notorious history for East Coast snowstorms.

With that in mind, let's tear into the forecast for this weekend to see if an impactful snowstorm is lurking.


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