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MODERATE TO HEAVY SNOW STORM TODAY INTO TONIGHT

Low pressure developing off the Southeast coast will quickly move northeast tracking south of New England today into tonight as colder air arrives to produce a moderate to heavy snow storm for much of the region.  Rain & Snow will develop quickly this morning, change to snow, and fall heavily at times through the afternoon and evening before tapering overnight.  Expect difficult travel conditions with snow packed roads and low visibility today/tonight  Click Here for the CBS6 Weather Forecast Page

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Shark sightings off Cape Cod a boon for tourism

CHATHAM, Mass. (AP) -- Growing sightings of great white sharks off Cape Cod are generating business for local entrepreneurs at a popular vacation spot where the supreme predators lurk offshore.
  
Business owners say customers are happy to buy shark-themed jewelry, clothes, hats, stuffed animals, candy and other products in the town of Chatham. They include Justin Labdon, owner of the Cape Cod Beach Chair Company, who is selling T-shirts with the slogan "Chatham Whites" and other accessories. He says the new business has grown more than 500 percent in the past couple of years.
  
Still, officials are wary of the damage that could be done to tourism if one of the predators bites a person. Brochures have been distributed to raise awareness of sharks and safe practices in the event of a sighting.
  
AP-WF-07-21-14 0528GMT
 
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