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Residents of the East Coast can expect to be hit with extremely cold temperatures, as a major snow storm moves out. Tuesday's ...
storm dropped a foot or more of snow in some areas from Virginia to New England. (Jan. 22)
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SHOTLIST:SOURCE - WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVFreehold, New Jersey - 21 February, 20141. Wide, night man in front of house shoveling snow2. Mid, lots of snow on sidewalk3. Mid, feet walking through snowSOURCE - WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVManalapan, New Jersey - 21 February, 20144. Mid, snow plow driving5. Mid, man hooking car to tow truck6. Close, tire lodged in snowSOURCE - WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVFreehold, New Jersey - 21 February, 20147. SOUNDBITE (English) Woman, no name available (Transcript Below)---SOURCE: WHAS - COURTESY WHAS11 NEWS, EMBARGO LOUISVILLEClark County, Indiana - 21 February, 20148. Wide, day, SUV driving in snow9. Mid, real estate sign blowing in snow10. Wide, man walking in snow11.SOUNDBITE (English) Daniel Cook, Driver (Transcript Below)----SOURCE: WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVCold Spring Hills, New York - 21 February, 201412. Day, Close, tire slipping on road13. Wide, school bus stuck on highway14. Wide, red car driving on snow---SOURCE - HANDOUT - New York City Mayor's Office - AP Clients Only15.SOUNDBITE (English) Mayor Bill de Blasio, (D) New York (Transcript Below)----SOURCE: WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVCold Spring Hills, New York - 21 February, 201416. Mid, car trying to drive on snowy highway17. Wide, grey car sliding on road18. SOUNDBITE (English) Kathy Ferregu, Driver (Transcript Below)---WJLA - COURTESY WJLAFrederick, Maryland - 21 February, 201419. Wide, Day, Pickup truck and minivan driving in snow20. Wide, man walking in snow21. Wide, snow plow---WJLA - COURTESY WJLAWashington, DC - 21 February, 201422. Wide, night, young adults having snow ball fight23. SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) No Name Available (Transcript Below)---WSYX - COURTESY WSYX, EMBARGO COLUBMUS, OHIONew Concord, Ohio - 21 February, 201424. Mid, day, woman opens lid of propane tank25. Close, propane label on side of tank26. Wide, outdoor tank27. Wide, tank, different angle28. Close, dial on top of tankRESTRICTIONS SUMMARYWABC - COURTESY WABC-TVWHAS - COURTESY WHAS11 NEWS, EMBARGO LOUISVILLEHANDOUT - New York City Mayor's Office - AP Clients OnlyWJLA - COURTESY WJLAWSYX - COURTESY WSYX, EMBARGO COLUMBUS, OHIOVOICE-OVER SCRIPT:TRACK-1THE EAST COAST IS TRYING TO GET BACK ON ITS FEET, AND DEALING WITH EXTREME COLD, AFTER A MAJOR WINTER STORM WHALLOPED THE REGION.NEW JERSEY TOOK THE HARDEST HIT, WITH AS MANY AS 16 INCHES FALLING IN SOME TOWNS ON TUESDAY, CLOSING SCHOOLS, DELAYING FLIGHTS, AND PROMPTING GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE TO DECLARE A STATE OF EMERGENCY.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Woman, No Name Available" It's been snowing since 8 o'clock this morning. I'm speechless."TRACK-2THE STORM STRECHED OVER A THOUSAND MILES, COVERING EVERYTHING FROM KENTUCKY AND SOUTHERN INDIANA EAST TO VIRGINIA AND NORTH TO NEW ENGLAND.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Daniel Cook, Driver"the wind bust came across the road and it went to zero visibility. I couldn't see the road in front of me."TRACK-3MORE THAN ONE THOUSANDS FLIGHTS ARE CANCELLED ON WEDNESDAY, AFTER THREE THOUSAND WERE GROUNDED ON TUESDAY.NEW YORK CITY SCHOOLS ARE OPEN ON WEDNESDAY.CLOSE TO A FOOT OF SNOW CLOGGED ROADS THROUGHOUT THE NEW YORK AREA ON TUESDAY, AHEAD OF THE INCOMING COLD AND WIND.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Mayor Bill de Blasio, (D) New York"So it will be very windy tonight and the conbination of snowfall itself and blowing snow will make driving very very dangerous."TRACK-4DANGEROUS WAS HOW NEW YORK DRIVERS DESCRIBED AREA ROADS.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Kathy Ferregu, Driver" My car just swerved into this snowbank, I have all of these cars swerving and I'm afraid actually they're going to hit me."SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) Woman in car, no name available" It's so bad out here, it really is. I'm slipping and sliding at every light."TRACK-5FURTHER SOUTH, CLOSE TO A FOOT OF SNOW HIT AREAS OF MARYLAND, VIRGINIA, AND WASHINGTON, D-C.AT LEAST ONE TRAFFIC DEATH IN MARYLAND WAS BLAMED ON THE STORM.GOVERNMENT OFFICES ARE OPENING LATE ON WEDNESDAY, WHILE MANY SCHOOLS ARE CLOSED OR DELAYED AS WELL.BUT SOME RESIDENTS AND VISITORS ARE ENJOYING THE WEATHER.SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) WJLA No Name Available"School's closed..we've finished all our work...there's nothing else to do..."TRACK-6THERE ARE WORRIES ABOUT PROPANE AND NATURAL GAS PRICES HITTING RECORD HIGHS IN MANY AREAS, AS AMERICANS BURN THROUGH FUEL TO STAY WARM.SANDY KOZEL, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.