Trees succumbing to the weight of the historic, late-October snowfall are doing more than causing thousands of power outages. The trees are striking homes and starting fires, evident by the images below.
Downed tree limb catches fire on a power line in York, Pa., Saturday afternoon. Photo courtesy of AccuWeather.com Facebook Fan Kristi M.
A tree branch lands on a home in Norwalk, Conn. Video is courtesy of YouTube user WeatherNut27, who captured the resulting damage in the picture below.
AccuWeather.com has gathered a collection of other pictures and videos from the weekend's historic snowstorm in this news story.
The risk of flooding downpours and gusty thunderstorms will increase across southern Florida as a tropical disturbance shifts northwestward from Cuba this weekend.
Slow-moving and repetitive downpours will raise the risk for flash flooding along the western Gulf Coast into early next week.
Stargazers will want to dig out their binoculars and telescopes this weekend as Venus and Jupiter shine so close that they appear as one large, bright star in the evening sky.
Typhoon Lionrock is poised to make landfall in Japan early in the new week with heavy rainfall, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge.
Hawaii is facing not one, but two tropical threats next week as Madeline and Lester churn westward.
Hot and dry weather will greet fans and competitors at the 2016 U.S. Open Tennis Championships in Flushing, New York, as play begins Monday, Aug. 29.
The Bronx, NY (1990)
Strong thunderstorms dumped 4.24 inches of rain.
Nassau, NY (1990)
Thunderstorm winds overturned boat, injuring 12.
Mt. Washington, NH (1856)
A total of 3 inches of snow on peak of mountain.