February 8, 2023
Journey chaos ensues whereas dying toll rises from historic blizzard

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Demise toll rises in western New York

A lethal blizzard has crippled western New York, and the dying toll continues to rise. As of Tuesday morning, at the very least 27 have been killed when toes of snow coated Erie County over the Christmas vacation weekend.

New York Governor Kathy Hochul introduced Monday night that President Biden had permitted a request for a federal emergency declaration.

Greater than 5-6 toes of snow successfully buried roads and houses in Erie County, together with Watertown, Hamburg and Buffalo, New York.

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Hundreds of flights canceled as airways get better from blizzard

Greater than 3,800 flights have been canceled Monday as airways work to get better from a lethal Christmas blizzard. Southwest Airways held a majority of these cancellations, with greater than 2,800 flights canceled.

“Because the storm continued to comb throughout the nation, it continued to affect lots of our bigger stations and so the cancellations simply compiled one after one other — to 100 (flights), to 150, to 1,000,” mentioned Jay McVay, with Southwest Airways.

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Atmospheric river bringing moist climate to the West

An atmospheric river continues to deliver rain to elements of the West, together with Washington, Oregon and California and can overspread a lot of the area with moist climate on Tuesday. A number of inches of rain are attainable all through Tuesday.

The Nationwide Climate Service can be warning of localized flash flooding all through central California on Tuesday because the storm system moved additional inland, and potential for prime winds Tuesday afternoon alongside the Washington and Oregon coast spreading into the Seattle and Puget Sound area. 

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