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  • AccuWeather
  • Meteorologist Adam Joseph says the holiday weekend will settle very close to perfection!
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  • The high winds in Abington Township were strong enough to take down large trees and leave hundreds without power.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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  • See images of storm damage from around the region.
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  • Storm knocks over trailers at RV park in Mississippi
  • A storm barreled through Mississippi Gulf Coast communities, damaging or destroying about a dozen RV trailers.
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  • Storm knocks over trailers at RV park in Mississippi
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  • Severe thunderstorms crawled across the Southeast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and causing flash flooding in central Alabama.
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  • Stay on top of the ever-changing weather situation this spring no matter where you are.
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  • Several tornadoes touched down during storms in Northern California, including one twister that damaged a dozen homes.
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  • The heavy rains that swept across the tri-state area were gone by early Thursday, but the wind was still howling and did some damage.
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  • Downed trees, power outages and damaged signs resulted from heavy winds sweeping through the tri-state area early Thursday.
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  • Buddhist monks offer prayers in front of what is left of a disaster control center in an area devastated by the March 11, 2011 earthquake and tsunami, in Minamisanriku, Miyagi prefecture, northern Japan, Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Japan marked the third anniversary on Tuesday of a devastating disasters that left nearly 19,000 people dead or missing. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)
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  • Only one boat on Big Bear Lake has a liquor license, and it's underwater.
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  • Del. hit with several inches of snow
  • Gov. Jack Markell says he will left a state of emergency and driving warning in Kent and Sussex counties.
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  • Drier air is pushing out the snow that slowed the morning commute around New Jersey and colder air will follow.
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  • Saturated mountainsides loomed over foothill communities on Saturday as a storm centered off California rotated bands of rain into a state that sorely needs the moisture but not at such dangerously high rates.
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  • Hate potholes? Well, unless you and your elected officials are ready to cough up billions more for better roads and proper preventive maintenance, buckle up, 'cause it's going to be a bumpy ride.
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  • Mandatory evacuation orders have been issued for 1,000 homes in two suburbs of Los Angeles in advance of a powerful storm.
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  • Wild weather damages homes in Roxborough
  • As if the snowy winter wasn't enough, today we got even more severe weather. This morning's thunder storm came in with a big boom. And even though the storm was quick, it did leave some damage behind.
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  • Where does this season rank in Philadelphia's Top 5 snowiest winters?
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  • Another round of snow forecast for Tuesday morning is just piling on the problems some people are having in Philadelphia, where many spots are still covered with snow from previous storms.
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  • Viewers photos of this season's first major nor'easter using #6abcsnow.
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  • School District of Philadelphia
  • The School District of Philadelphia announced changes to this year's calendar on Friday to make up for lost days due to this season's wintry weather.
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  • Philadelphia Parking Authority
  • The snow emergency that had been in effect for Philadelphia since Wednesday night ended at 2 p.m. Friday.
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  • SEPTA
  • SEPTA says many bus routes and all trolley and regional rail lines are operating Friday morning.
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  • A wide swath of Pennsylvania awoke Thursday to a fresh coating of snow and a forecast for much more to come over the course of the day, as a weather system arrived with the potential to be the biggest storm of an already memorable winter season.
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  • Noreaster is latest winter storm to slam N
ew Jersey
  • Snow is transitioning to sleet and rain in some portions of southern and central New Jersey, but forecasters now say it could remain all snow along the state's southern coast until evening.
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  • The latest storm to roll off nature's assembly line this bustling winter spread heavy snow and sleet along the Northeast corridor Thursday.
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  • Melissa Magee reports from Fairfax, Del.
  • Gov. Jack Markell is lifting a limited state of emergency driving warning in Kent and New Castle counties in the wake of a snow storm.
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  • The situation in the south is impacting air travel up and down the eastern seaboard.
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  • The approaching Nor'easter could be be a real test for many local municipalities facing critical salt shortages in Delaware and Pennsylvania.
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  • Governor Chris Christie has declared a State of Emergency because of the impending snowstorm.
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  • School District of Philadelphia
  • Both Philadelphia public schools and archdiocesan schools will be closed Thursday due to the impending snow.
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  • Philadelphia Parking Authority
  • The Philadelphia Parking Authority has announced six parking lots will be available for a $5 rate during the upcoming storm.
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  • The talk of more snow has many people longing for tropical destinations. Even a local restaurant with the feel of the islands is a welcome change to some.
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  • Another storm, another busy day and night at area grocery stores.
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  • After multiple storms this winter - with more on the way - some local communities are finding themselves running low on road salt.
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  • With another winter storm set to arrive in a matter of hours, you still have time to prepare a kit in case your car breaks down in the middle of it all.
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  • Forecasters said Tuesday a potentially "catastrophic" winter storm threatened to bring a thick layer of ice to Georgia and other parts of the South.
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  • Advocates for low-income and Spanish-speaking New Jersey residents say the Christie administration is botching the distribution of Superstorm Sandy recovery aid.
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  • Meteorologist Chris Sowers took a look at some of the storm damage from Hurricane Sandy along the Delaware Bay. The damage to Gandys Beach was severe and extensive. Several waterfront homes suffered unrecoverable losses, including entire homes being washed away.
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  • Dos and don?ts when filing insurance claims
  • The active winter storm pattern we've had so far this season has taken a big toll on properties across the area.
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  • Saving with 6abc - Action News at 4
  • Time now to save with 6abc and today we have a special discount for anyone impacted by the recent ice and snow storms.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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  • Sunday night's snowfall caused major headaches for hundreds of travelers at Philadelphia International Airport.
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  • Click play to watch the report from Action News' Katherine Scott
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  • Storm recovery in Plymouth Meeting
  • The declaration will help the state with the task of restoring power to hundreds of thousands still in the dark.
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  • Many residents who lost electricity are depending on small generators for portable heaters. Others are huddling around the fireplace to keep warm.
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  • Sarah Bloomquist reports on Philly power outages
  • A coating of ice and slush took down power lines and trees, closed schools and snarled traffic in Pennsylvania on Wednesday.
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  • Tree falls on moving medical transport van
  • One person is hospitalized after a tree fell on a medical transport van in Northeast Philadelphia Wednesday afternoon.
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