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Some in New England pummeled with almost two feet of snow

Some in New England pummeled with almost two feet of snow

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This story will be updated. Central Maine Power reports that 88,786 are without power in the state as of 6:30 a.m. Numerous crashes were reported and at least one fatality.

Because of the power outage Friday, the National Weather Service couldn't immediately provide a comparison of the two storms.

The highest snow total for MA is 10.8 inches in Fitchburg. Inland areas will see about 8-12 inches of snow, while the mountains will see 12-18 inches of snow.

We're looking at snowfall rates at an inch to an 1.5 inches an hour, Thursday night.

The Portland International Jetport reported a thundersnow at 9:51 p.m. Robert Fields was pronounced dead at Porter Hospital in Middlebury, according to a statement from the Vermont State Police.

Watch out for winds to kick up Thursday afternoon and evening.

The storm dumped 2 feet of snow in some areas, leaving tens of thousands of people without electricity on Friday.

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So far, the town has received over 17 inches of snow with an NWS trained spotter measuring 13.2 inches in just 4 hours.

With Winter Storm Fortis headed for New England, parts of ME are expected to get a foot and a half of snow or more, but forecasters say the Midcoast should escape largely unscathed, as far as precipitation is concerned.

By Tuesday, snow - heavy at times - is likely to pound parts of the northern Plains, upper Midwest and northern Great Lakes. Snow and rain will begin Thursday morning, and pick up in intensity through the day.

Hazardous road conditions in New England.

Road conditions and traffic across New England.

Low visibility at Burlington Interational Airport on December 29.

Route 100 in Stowe, Vermont experiencing low visibility. Commuters are urged to use caution when they hit the roads.

Road crews in MA are already hard at work as the snow continues to fall across the state. In some areas of New Hampshire, Maine and MA, wind speeds could reach up to 50 miles per hour.


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