View Full Version : Powerful, Cold Storm Targets the Northeast

04-22-2012, 10:38 PM
By Alex Sosnowski, Expert Senior Meteorologist
Apr 22, 2012; 9:05 AM ET
A storm delivering needed rain to the Atlantic Seaboard will have many faces ranging from urban flooding, to strong winds, unusual cold, heavy snow and power outages into Monday.

A strengthening storm is rolling up the Atlantic Coast with drenching rain.

For many areas, aside from spoiling outdoor plans, the rain is greatly needed with some locations from Washington, D.C. to Boston experiencing a rainfall deficit of 6 inches since March 1.

The storm already has or will deliver a thorough soaking.

However, the storm will bring problems as well.

Enough rain can fall in urban areas to overwhelm storm drains and catch basins from the Delmarva to Maine. Read More>http://www.accuweather.com/en/weather-news/powerful-cold-storm-targets-th/64337

04-22-2012, 11:07 PM

We got a good soaking yesterday and part of today from it.