Heavy snow and a wintry mix disrupted travel and plans across the Midwest and Northeast over the weekend.
The snowstorm spanned from St. Louis and Chicago to Detroit, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, New York City and Boston, leading to delayed and canceled flights and traffic accidents.
The storm closed out the weekend impacting northern New England and Atlantic Canada. As many as 18 inches fell in some locations.
Snow piles up in New York City. (Photo/Paul Kavanagh)
An icy buildup in Ambler, Pa. (Photo/Ivonne Marquis)
Snow accumulation in Poland Spring, Maine. (Photo/Mike Haggett)
Snow mounts at the Pennsylvania State University's main campus. (Photo/Dakota Smith)
An AccuWeather Facebook fan submitted this photo of the snow roads in Stamford, Conn. (Photo/Rick Alviso)
Santas trudge through slushy, snowy sidewalks in New York City. (Photo/Nathan Gonzalez)
This Facebook fan reported 8 inches of new snow on Sunday in the northern U.S. (Photo/Mary Williams)
Snow makes it way into New England in this snapshot from Connecticut. (Photo/Emily McCormack)
The parking lot at AccuWeather's Global Headquarters in State College, Pa. (Photo/Erik Pindrock)
Snow covers the road in Pine Bush, N.Y. (Photo/Tyler Mock)
Lucy the basset hound enjoys the snow in Connecticut. (Video/Samantha)
Snow accumualtes on the beach in Clinton, Conn. (Photo/Miranda Sherman)
Marius Daugirdas skis on the sidewalk on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013., in Evanston, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Parts of Pennsylvania have been slammed with more than half a foot of snow. (Photo/Leslie Marr)
Snowy streets in Brooklyn, N.Y. (Photo/Pavel Konoplenko)
Jacqueline wasted no time to get out in the early stages of the Connecticut snowfall for some sledding.
Matthew has become a hurricane in the Caribbean and may approach the U.S. during next week.
It will feel like an extended winter for those living from the northern Plains to the eastern U.S., as cold and snowy conditions last longer than normal.
Hurricane Matthew will threaten the western and central Caribbean with flooding rain, damaging winds and an inundating storm surge early next week.
Persistent downpours will raise the flood risk in part of the mid-Atlantic into Friday night, while rain will spread over the balance of the northeastern United States into the weekend.
Millions of people across the U.S. could be exposed to drinking water contaminated with chemicals from firefighting foam, according to a recent study.
The final day of September will bring a rare lunar event that hasn’t occurred since March of 2014, a Black Moon.
San Diego, CA (1970)
Strong Santa Ana winds create fire disaster in interior parts of county (September 25 to 30); 500,000 acres burned.
Lander, NY (1982)
15.4 inches of of snow (29th-30th). Total of 32.9 inches for month (Sept. record).
Record dry September: Pittsburgh, PA - Only 0.28" this month; driest September on record (old record 0.57 inches in 1893) Greensboro, NC - Driest month ever (only a trace of rain) Columbia, SC - Only 0.07" of rain.