Photos: From Slipping and Sliding to Sledding, Snowstorm Makes Mark

December 28, 2012; 6:49 PM ET
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From Slipping and Sliding to Sledding, Snowstorm Makes Mark

A major snowstorm hit the day after Christmas, causing problems from Arkansas to New England.

Storified by Accu Weather· Thu, Dec 27 2012 07:26:10

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A major snowstorm hit the day after Christmas, causing problems from Arkansas to New England.
For the latest information and statistics about the storm, read our live-blog:
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The storm severely impacted travel. Snow-covered and icy roads made driving difficult for many people returning home from Christmas travel.
Winter roads. Ice don't scare us #salemdriveswell http://pic.twitter.com/wlSASBmfRobert Stitson
Accident on Ohio Turnpike eastbound, between mile markers 23-24. Via WTOL. #ohwx #snow http://pic.twitter.com/o7SdtvIlScott McClellan
Stuck on PA Turnpike. Have gone 2 miles in 2 hrs due to snow & accident. #DriveSafe everyone! http://pic.twitter.com/ZhVmZ8GuMike Giesler
Snow and ice delayed flights leaving from airports across the Northeast.
In DC just got on the plane and it's snowing, pretty but hopefully it doesn't extend the delay #lateflights #nofun http://pic.twitter.com/j8aI5Ia9Dillon Silverman
In addition to the damage caused by accidents, the weight of the snow collapsed carports and broke tree limbs.
After I pulled the tree limb off my car this is what I found http://pic.twitter.com/JRd5UHLdBradley Gamble
Damage at Turtle Creek...trees popping awning falling! #arkansasblizzard #ARWX #mistlesnow #MerryChristmas #snow http://pic.twitter.com/EOjs5OuLJason Crader
Stop wishing for snow people snow causes damage http://pic.twitter.com/SZBpwcgUSophie Thompson
However, for many people with nowhere to travel, the snow was a welcome sight.
#snowday #fun #kids #winter #family #fundayRick Louzada
Watching the snow fall #snowday #dogsofinstagramHaley Maguire
happy snow day. movies and pajamas ALL DAY. http://pic.twitter.com/hHN27Kk1Amanda LaFarnara

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