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Blizzard ended region’s snow drought, says Accuweather

February 9, 2013
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Blizzard ended region’s snow drought, says Accuweather

 Accuweather.com has issued the latest on the blizzard that just hammered Connecticut and most of the Northeast. State College, Pa. — 9 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports two storms have joined forces to bring a major blizzard to New England Saturday. There are already airline and rail delays. Roads may become impassable in many areas.…

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February 9, 2013
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As state and local plow crews work to get the roads clear, the governor has continued the ban of all vehicles from roads across the state. The following press release was released at 5:3- a.m. Governor Malloy has ordered all roads in Connecticut closed until further notice. This traffic ban extends to all vehicles except…

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Metro-North trains suspended in wake of storm

February 8, 2013
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The governor has now shut down Metro-North trains. The governor’s office issued the following update. Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that due to current storm conditions and projections of heavy snowfall accumulations, Metro-North Railroad will suspend service tonight beginning at 10:00 p.m. The last New Haven Line departure from Grand Central Terminal will be…

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Governor issues travel ban as of 4 p.m.

February 8, 2013
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Governor Dannel P. Malloy today announced that there will be a ban on motor vehicle travel on limited access highways in the State of Connecticut beginning at 4PM.  These prohibitions do not extend to emergency response and recovery vehicles, including public safety vehicles, utility vehicles, and vehicles carrying essential personnel or supplies. “As the weather…

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Monster Jam at 2 p.m. on Saturday has been cancelled in Hartford

February 8, 2013
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This just in from the XL Center… The Saturday Feb. 9, 2:00pm Advance Auto Parts  Monster Jam® Show has been cancelled at the XL Center in Hartford -Tickets Will be Honored at Either Remaining Performance-   (Hartford, CT February 8, 2013) – Due to inclement weather, the Saturday 2:00pm performance of Advance Auto Parts Monster…

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Transit buses shutting down at 6

February 8, 2013
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This just in from the governor… Governor Dannel P. Malloy this afternoon announced that CT TRANSIT bus service will begin shutting down service at 4PM today, and all buses will stop running by 6PM. This shut down will be in effect for the entire state until further notice.

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Accuweather predicts storm could be ‘historic’

February 8, 2013
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Accuweather predicts storm could be ‘historic’

The latest look at the snow storm via Accuweather.  State College, Pa. — 8 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports a major and potentially historic snowstorm will hit New England as a blizzard Friday and Friday night, with the height of the storm occurring late Friday into Friday night. The merging of two storms, an Alberta…

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State of emergency declared by governor

February 8, 2013
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The governor’s office issued the following news release: Governor Dannel P. Malloy will declare a state of emergency in preparation for the coming blizzard which is anticipated to heavily impact the state Friday and Saturday. In addition, the Governor announced that limited access highways may be subject to closure as early as noon. The Governor…

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Non-essential state employees told to stay home by gov.

February 8, 2013
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This just in from the governor’s office… Governor Dannel P. Malloy is asking nonessential state employees to stay home on Friday in advance of the coming blizzard.  However, evening and midnight shift employees should report to work as normal on Friday. The Governor also announced that he will fully activate the state’s Emergency Operations Center…

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Accuweather offers report on impending blizzard

February 7, 2013
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Accuweather offers report on impending blizzard

Accuweather has issued the following update… State College, Pa. — 7 February 2013 — AccuWeather reports New York City and the northern mid-Atlantic are on the edge of a major storm that will hit New England as a blizzard Friday and Friday night. The storm will bring at least a few inches of snow and…

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