The epic snowstorm that whacked the Northeast after the Christmas holiday has involved a staggering number of resources. Tens of thousands of air travelers have been stranded in airports. Tens of thousands of homes along the East Coast were without power.
A look at the numbers:
50,000: Number of people that the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency estimated were without power as of Monday night.
1,700: The number of plows employed by the New York City Sanitation Department in the cleanup effort, not counting the snow melters and salt spreaders.
80: Highest recorded wind gusts (in mph) during the winter storm, registered in Wellfleet, Massachusetts (National Weather Service).
32 - Inches of snow that fell on the city of Rahway in Union County, New Jersey, during the storm (National Weather Service).
21: Inches of snow that fell at the Bronx Zoo in New York (National Weather Service).