Culture&Arts

When will the snow from nor'easter Toby stop falling?

When will the snow from nor'easter Toby stop falling?

Out of thousands who lost power, just 165 customers were without electricity, PSEG Long Island reported about 8 p.m. Thursday.

If the city receives some freezing drizzle, that will create some added problems, he said, but it shouldn't be too bad because it will be falling on inches of snow. "A snowstorm on the first day of spring is a good reminder that anything can happen, but we're always prepared", she said.

Parry reported from Seaside Park, New Jersey. Further details were not released.

Snow from Toby the nor'easter continues to fall at the start of the Thursday morning rush hour.

By Wednesday night, areas of Philadelphia recorded up to eight inches of snow, with forecasters expecting up to 18-inches in New York City. ABC's AccuWeather service is calling for 8 to 12 inches of powder by the end of Wednesday evening. Alternate side parking is suspended. Philadelphia, Washington and NY received a bit of a wintery mix.

By lunchtime it was looking like a lost day of business at Sullivan’s on Castle Island even though the weather was not nearly as bad as advertised
When will the snow from nor'easter Toby stop falling?

Workers clean steps at Times Square in NY on March 21 after the fourth nor'easter in a month hit the tri-state area.

The sand and salt trucks will be back out after the snow packs. Still, residents were urged only to drive if absolutely necessary. While some parts of Pennsylvania saw more than a foot of snow, major cities along Interstate 95 saw much less.

In a statement, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said that state's aggressive preparations had paid off, with a full force of emergency workers strategically deployed and utility companies required to have a storm-response plan in place. State Police issued a commercial vehicle travel ban for the entire lengths of I-78, I-80, I-280, and I-287, but the ban was lifted at midnight.

Winter Storm Toby's wrath is expected to end in NY by 6 a.m., with temperatures reaching the mid-40s on Thursday, although wintry conditions are likely to plague the early morning commute. That is the running total since noon Tuesday.

More news: Top Chinese, US officials to continue trade talks