PHOTOS: Snowstorm Induces Countless Travel Headaches Across Northeast

By Kristen Rodman, Staff Writer
February 5, 2014; 5:11 AM ET
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On Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, the first of a series of winter storms barreled through the Northeast I-95 corridor, dumping snow from Washington, D.C., to New York City, and Boston, Mass.

The snowstorm buried New York City under eight inches of snow, while nearby cities Bristol, Conn., and Providence, R.I., received 3.5 inches. Regardless of the snow totals, thousands flights were delayed or canceled at airports throughout New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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Arriving only hours after the conclusion of the 2014 Super Bowl at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., the storm blanketed the stadium with snow and created countless headaches for football fans trying to return home.

A man looks toward the barely visible Manhattan skyline during a winter snowstorm Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, from across the East River in the Brooklyn borough of New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

A snowstorm blankets New York City, only one day after the Super Bowl, Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, creating numerous travel headaches for thousands trying to return home. (Twitter Photo/Charles Koh)

Snow falls across the Williamsburg Bridge in the Lower East Side of New York City, on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. (Photo/Monica Stanton Koko).

Pedestrians walk down a snowy street in Chelsea, a neighborhood in the borough of Manhattan in New York City, after a winter storm dumped six to eight inches of snow on the city on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. (Photo/Jordan Lage)

Snow-covered bushes create a wintry scene outside a resident home near Harrisburg, Pa., in Annville, on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. (Photo/Danelle Bailey)

A winter storm on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, brings approximately 3.2 inches of snow to Philadelphia, Pa., making for slushy road conditions in Caln Township. (Photo/Joric Ditan).

Boston, Mass., misses the brunt of the snowstorm on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, but the snowflakes from the storm create a picturesque winter view of the Massachusetts State House. (Photo/Josh Crawford)

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