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Nor'easter to Bring a Heavy to Major Snowfall Monday Night into Tuesday Night

A major Nor'easter is expected to develop south of New England Monday night, potentially getting stuck near Cape Cod into Tuesday before moving away Tuesday night.  This storm will bring heavy snow and gusty wind at times causing blowing and drifting snow, potential whiteout conditions at times leading to dangerous travel late Monday night through Tuesday.  Snow accumulations of 10" to 20" will be possible, especially in the Hudson valley and across western New England with amounts up to 10" in the Mohawk valley and western Catskills.   


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Lightning strikes while firefighters tackle blaze

GUILFORD, Vt. (AP) -- Several firefighters were being checked for injuries after lightning struck nearby as they battled a blaze in Guilford.

According to a posting on the Guilford Volunteer Fire Department's Facebook page, firefighters from that company and others were working on a structure fire Wednesday afternoon when lightning hit "in close proximity."

There's no word on injuries. The Facebook posting says the firefighters were transported "to be checked out."

A woman who answered the phone at the fire station didn't have any information Wednesday evening.

Severe storms rolled through the Northeast and New England on Wednesday, spawning heavy rains and lightning.
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