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Developing Storm: Snow To Increase in Coverage and Intensity After Midnight

A major Nor'easter now developing off the mid Atlantic coast will put eastern New York and western New England on its western side through Tuesday.  Snow will become steadier from SE to NW across the region after midnight and towards daybreak Tuesday with snowfall of varying intensity through Tuesday evening.  A gusty NNW wind from 20-30 mph at times will cause blowing and drifting of the very dry snow creating poor visibility and hazardous travel conditions into Tuesday night. General Storm accumulations in the Capital Region of 8"-14" are expected.

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Vermont 7th state to outlaw car smoking with kids

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) -- The state of Vermont is now the seventh to outlaw smoking in cars that are carrying young children.
  
The law that took effect Tuesday also bans smoking on all state property, in hotel rooms, and on the property of hospitals or secure residential recovery facilities owned or operated by the state.
  
It also bans tobacco products at schools and child care centers.
  
The law contains an exception for the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington, which can permit smoking in designated areas.
  
Under the law, smoking will be prohibited in cars carrying children younger than 8. Drivers will be subject to fines up to $100.
  
AP-WF-07-01-14 2034GMT
 
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