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A powerful winter storm is hitting the Northeast, one day after it hammered the midwest and plains. Snowfall could top a ...
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DURATION: 1:04-----------------------------------------SHOTLIST:SOURCE - WEWS - RESTRICTION COURTESY WEWS, EMBARGO CLEVELANDLocation/Date: Orange Village, Ohio/December 26, 20121. Wide. Highway, Heavy snow2. Mid. Road sign, Heavy snow-----SOURCE: WHTM, COURTESY WHTM, EMBARGO HARRISBURG/YORK/LANCASTERHarrisburg, Pennsylvania/December 26, 20123. SOUNDBITE (covered) (NO NAME): (transcript below)4. SOUNDBITE: (NO NAME)(transcript below)-----SOURCE - WEWS - RESTRICTION COURTESY WEWS, EMBARGO CLEVELANDOrange Village, Ohio/December 26, 20125. Wide, snowplow on highway in heavy snow6.Wide, snowy highway7. Mid, cars in snow on highway---SOURCE: WHTM, COURTESY WHTM, EMBARGO HARRISBURG/YORK/LANCASTERSOURCE - 8. Wide, cars on snowy road9. Close, cars on snowy road---SOURCE: WABC - RESTRICTION: COURTESY WABC-TV10. SOUNDBITE: RICH TUCCI/DRIVING IN NEW YORK (transcript below)11.SOUNDBITE: TEAGUE CROCCO/DRIVING IN NEW YORK (transcript below)SOURCE: WABC - COURTESY WABC-TVLocation/Date: Mahwah, New Jersey/December 26, 201212. Wide, snowy parking lot13. Close, cars driving on icy roadSOUNDBITE: PAUL NOONAN/DRIVING IN NEW JERSEY (transcript below)---SOURCE - WEWS - RESTRICTION COURTESY WEWS, EMBARGO CLEVELANDLocation/Date: Orange Village, Ohio/December 26, 201214. Wide, woman walking in snow15. Wide, snowplow pickup truck on snowy road16. Wide, snow, trees17. Mid, snowplowVOICE-OVER SCRIPT:THE NORTHEAST IS FEELING THE FULL BRUNT OF WINTER'S FURY ON THURSDAY.SOUNDBITE: (NO NAME) "the roads are crazy. I mean, I see people all over the place.SOUNDBITE: (NO NAME)"this is really bad out here. I see accidents everywhere, there's police everywhere. I mean, it's no joke."TRACK-2A POWERFUL STORM IS BRINGING SNOW AND HIGH WINDS TO STATES RANGING FROM INDIANA, MICHIGAN AND OHIO ALL THE WAY EAST TO NEW ENGLAND.SNOWFALL COULD REACH A FOOT OR MORE IN PARTS OF NEW YORK STATE AND PENNSYLVANIA.TRAFFIC WAS BUMPER TO BUMPER WEDNESDAY NIGHT ON I-287, A MAJOR HIGHWAY NORTH OF NEW YORK CITY.SOUNDBITE: RICH TUCCI/DRIVING IN NEW YORK "if i get home in like half hour to 45 ill be happy."SOUNDBITE: TEAGUE CROCCO/DRIVING IN NEW YORK "just a little standard ne weather nothing to be too scared of."TRACK-3SNOW FOLLOWED BY FREEZING RAIN MADE FOR A ROUGH DRIVE IN NORTHEASTERN NEW JERSEY.SOUNDBITE: PAUL NOONAN/DRIVING IN NEW JERSEY"real slippery and real slushy here a little bit north of the city. Closer to the city's not too bad.TRACK-4HUNDREDS OF FLIGHTS WERE CANCELLED ACROSS THE EAST COAST, WHILE SOME FLIGHT DELAYS ARE RUNNING FOR HOURS.COMMUTERS IN THE REGION ARE BEING WARNED TO WATCH OUT FOR SNOW AND ICE ON THURSDAY MORNING.CARLOTTA BRADLEY, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS.---RESTRICTIONS SUMMARYWEWS: COURTESY WEWS, EMBARGO CLEVELAND-WHTM: COURTESY WHTM, EMBARGO HARRISBURG/LANCASTER/YORK-WABC - COURTESY WABC-TV-------