• Snow to Reach From Rockies to Midwest This Week

    March 1, 2015; 5:42 AM ET

    The beginning of March marks the start of meteorological spring in the Northern Hemisphere, but this does not signal the end of winter weather in the United States.

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This Day In Weather History

Wellington, WA (1910)
Greatest avalanche disaster in U.S. history. Train swept from tracks at Wellington, killing 98 people.

NY/NJ (1914)
Heavy wet snow, "worst since '88", crippled NYC, NJ (Congressional Limited). Reading of 24" at Asbury Park; NYC's lowest barometer 28.38"; 28.27" at New Haven; Complete disruption of electricity in New Jersey.

Raleigh, NC (1927)
(1st-2nd) 17.8" of snow -- all-time biggest snowstorm and 24-hour record.