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Two Winter Storms Leave Those in Northeast, Midwest Longing for Spring

Two Winter Storms Leave Those in Northeast, Midwest Longing for Spring

Although the calendar may say it’s spring, the weather has yet to change its mind – two more storms will bring snow to parts of the United States this week. The first has already dropped (14 centimeters) of the white stuff on New York City as of Monday morning.
Other areas including Philadelphia, Boston, and other parts of southern New England can expect to see between 2” and 5” (5 to …

Delta, Virgin Announce Updated Summer Schedule for Flights to London, Manchester, Glasgow

Delta, Virgin Announce Updated Summer Schedule for Flights to London, Manchester, Glasgow

Delta Air Lines announced the release of it joint summer schedule with Virgin Atlantic Airways.
Delta will resume its non-stop flights from Portland and Salt Lake City to London Heathrow on April 1 and May 3, respectively.
Virgin Atlantic will add a sixth daily flight between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport and London Heathrow, while Delta will switch to Airbus A330 aircraft, for their larger capacity, on that …

Storm Strands Thousands of Travelers, Heaviest Snowfall Yet to Come

Storm Strands Thousands of Travelers, Heaviest Snowfall Yet to Come

The East Coast continues to be hammered by a powerful winter storm bringing 15” (38 centimeters) of snow with it to some areas.
Heavy snow continues to fall over a broad swath of the I-95 corridor from Virginia to New England and the snowfall is expected to increase as the evening progresses.
Travel in and out of the region was virtually impossible by midday.
Over 5,000 flights had been cancelled by 4:30 p.m. …

‘Four’easter’ Winter Storm Hammers East Coast, Over 4,000 Flights Cancelled

‘Four’easter’ Winter Storm Hammers East Coast, Over 4,000 Flights Cancelled

Happy Four’easter.
The fourth nor’easter in three weeks is currently pelting the Northeast with snow and sleet and in many regions the worst is yet to come.
Heavy snow falling at the rate of 1” to 2” (2.5 to 5 centimeters) per hour accompanied by fierce winds will result in the obligatory downed trees and power lines. Meanwhile snow, heavy in some areas, is expected to continue falling in Ohio …

Fourth Nor’easter Arrives in Northeast Just in Time for the Start of Spring

Fourth Nor’easter Arrives in Northeast Just in Time for the Start of Spring

Spring arrived at 12:15 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, just as East Coast residents were heading to stores to purchase bread, milk, shovels, salt, candles, flashlights, and batteries in preparation for the fourth nor’easter in less than three weeks.
In anticipation of the storm, over 3,200 flights have been cancelled on Wednesday in the United States alone, most along the I-95 corridor, which is expected to see as much as 15” (38 centimeters) of …

Delta to Begin Salt Lake City-El Paso, Boston-Las Vegas Routes

Delta to Begin Salt Lake City-El Paso, Boston-Las Vegas Routes

Delta Air Lines announced plans to launch new daily service to El Paso from Salt Lake City on October 1 with new daily Boston-Las Vegas flights scheduled to begin on that date as well.
Flights will depart El Paso International Airport at 8:15 a.m. and arrive at Salt Lake City International Airport at 10:15 a.m. Flights from Salt Lake City to El Paso will depart at 8:05 p.m. and arrive at …

Fourth Nor’easter in 3 Weeks Could Bring 12” of Snow

Fourth Nor’easter in 3 Weeks Could Bring 12” of Snow

The fourth winter storm of the month is barreling towards the East Coast of the United States and is expected to bring heavy snow and high winds with the potential for blizzard conditions in some areas.
Winter storm warnings are in effect from eastern Massachusetts to the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina. This includes Boston, Providence, Hartford, the New York City metropolitan area, and Philadelphia.
Expect between 4” to 6” …