December 28th, 2012
02:49 AM ET

More snow, more frustrations as powerful storm pushes on

A powerful winter storm that whipped its way across the United States this week still had more to give early Friday.

Portions of northern Maine face up to 13 more inches of snow, the National Weather Service said.

While the Northeast is used to dealing with heavy snow in late December, some parts of the country have not seen this kind of weather in decades. Canadians braced for a whiteout, too.

"If you are in Atlantic Canada ... you are just getting going. If you are in New York City the cold air is coming down the Hudson (River)," CNN meteorologist Chad Myers said.

"If you are off to the east, you're still going to get snow in Maine on up into New Brunswick. And that snow could be heavy at times. We're talking about another foot in some spots."


Filed under: U.S. • Weather
soundoff (19 Responses)
  1. Rascal Rabble

    Where does Frosty the Snowman keep his money?

    In a snow bank.

    December 28, 2012 at 5:05 am | Report abuse |
  2. Rascal Rabble

    ...there's snow way i can take credit for these

    December 28, 2012 at 5:10 am | Report abuse |
  3. Rascal Rabble

    blizzard in, freezing cold, no heat or snoooow problem...

    December 28, 2012 at 5:15 am | Report abuse |
  4. chrissy

    Aint that the truth! We got that blizzard the day after christmas and its been dayum cold ever since!

    December 28, 2012 at 9:38 am | Report abuse |
  5. Rascal Rabble

    cnn you deleted my posts soooo ms pepperpot and chrissy can whine...what kinner intellectual comments you expect to generate about snow, wind, and fallin temperature...snoooooow dumb!

    December 28, 2012 at 11:51 am | Report abuse |
    • Mrs. Pepperpot

      I haven't been here yet, so I am not sure what you are talking about, Rascal Rabble.
      Sounds like you're the one whining.

      December 28, 2012 at 12:33 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Paul Townsford

    Cold out there!

    December 28, 2012 at 11:52 am | Report abuse |
  7. Rascal Rabble

    What do you call a gangsta snowman?

    December 28, 2012 at 11:56 am | Report abuse |
  8. Rascal Rabble

    What do you call a crazy snowman?

    December 28, 2012 at 4:01 pm | Report abuse |
  9. Nick Rose

    After hearing this mornings report (CNN TV Live) here in Los Angeles,CA about the " Draught problems of the Mississippi river" being caused by Several Mid western, Northern and North East States, Why not consider Trucking,Barging or by train, SNOW deposits from The North & North Eastern as well as from the Southerrn states that are hit heavy with unseasonal snow storms. It is a no brainewr that we could use SNOW FALL, yes Snow Fall, instead of just skiing and snow boarding on, put the water to use.

    December 28, 2012 at 4:11 pm | Report abuse |
    • s kel

      LA, you guys need the water, with what . Eleven inches of rain a yr?? Give me snow and cold over a desert ,rainless LA anytime.

      December 29, 2012 at 10:29 pm | Report abuse |
  10. chrissy

    Lol @ Rascal, i wasnt whining i was flat out *kvetching* lmao. Big difference. And cute joke btw. And @ Mrs.Pepperpot when i posted that lst post in was in response to i thought you but its since been deleted.

    December 28, 2012 at 6:05 pm | Report abuse |
  11. chrissy

    Since it hasnt been warmer than 27 degrees here in a week im pretty sure sayin its dayum cold is stating a fact, not whining!

    December 28, 2012 at 7:59 pm | Report abuse |
  12. Jack33

    Who are these fools complaining about a little snow? It's next to NOTHING compared to when I was a kid in the 70's! Besides, snow is awesome; one of the things I hated most when living on the west coast was the lack of a real winter. Enjoy it, dress for it, and stop complaining like babies!

    December 30, 2012 at 1:08 pm | Report abuse |
  13. TvNyC

    Werd Jack

    December 30, 2012 at 2:29 pm | Report abuse |
  14. chrissy

    @ Jack, i have lived in michigan my whole life and if i never saw snow again it would be too soon!

    December 30, 2012 at 5:44 pm | Report abuse |