An early spring storm moved across the Northeast on Sunday, bringing snow, sleet, ice, heavy rain and flooding to the region.
Up to 6.7 inches of snow was reported, with the highest amount coming from Bayard, W.Va., according to an NWS cooperative observer.
More than an inch of rain fell in Washington, D.C. Another 2.34 inches was reported by a spotter near Green Haven, Md., in Anne Arundel County, where flooding was also reported.
More than 650 flights had been canceled by Sunday evening with another 6,000 delayed due to the weather, according to FlightStats.
Numerous vehicle crashes were also reported across the mid-Atlantic region as the storm continued to spin through.
Why yes, that *is* snow. Again. March 30, 2014. Metro DC.— NomdeB (@NomdeB) March 30, 2014
Rain turning to sleet & snow today. Seriously? Has spring skipped over DC? #done— city girl dc (@citygirldc) March 30, 2014
A snowy spring view from Laurel Highlands Trail near Ohiopyle, Pa. (Photos/Karen Flaig)
Some nice accumulation in Frederick County MD. Higher elevations. Roads are snow covered. pic.twitter.com/ZJIKQAcm8V— Chris White (@GolferChris68) March 30, 2014
Snowing at Silver Spring, Md. (Photo/Twitter user @mediachick76)
Temperatures will take a tumble across the northeastern United States during the first half of this week.
Beneficial rain will douse California late this week, with the potential for some rain to reach southern portions of the state.
Following a chilly World Series opener during Tuesday evening, a chilly rain may threaten play for Game 2 in Cleveland on Wednesday evening.
A strengthening tropical cyclone will unleash heavy rain and strong winds on areas from western Myanmar to northeast India and Bangladesh this week.
Cool air that has been in place across the United Kingdom over the past week will be replaced with milder air by the middle of the week.
Flooding downpours and thunderstorms will target a part of the central United States at midweek.
Mid-Atlantic Coast (1878)
Hurricane did extensive damage in NC, VA, MD, NJ and PA. "Philadelphia's worst" -- 84 mph wind gust at Cape May, NJ; 28.82" pressure at Annapolis, MD.
Bar Harbor, ME (1947)
Wind-driven forest fires destroyed homes and medical research institute. 17 died; $30 million damage.
Early season chill... Albany, NY 16 degrees Philadelphia, PA 25 degrees Baltimore, MD (Aprt) 25 degrees Washington, DC 29 degrees