Transcript for Winter Weather Welcomes 2012
This first day of the new year it is finally starting to look a lot like Christmas after an unusually balmy December temperatures plunging tonight heavy snow finally -- And suddenly the eastern half of the country tens of millions of Americans are shivering. Here's ABC news meteorologist ginger G. From no snow to more than a foot of -- in one day. Parts of Michigan slammed with ten to twelve inches overnight. January 2012 is boring in with -- blankets of snow and thirty to fifty mile per hour winds throughout the Great Lakes. A thirty car pileup on I 75 in Kentucky and ice -- on the highways around Chicago and accidents in Fort Wayne, Indiana. In the past 24 hours temperatures when it from the Great Lakes the southeast and it's not over. The Arctic blast will hold its icy -- from Maine to Florida Tuesday and Wednesday. By Tuesday night wind -- obese zero for parts of new England and in that heat expert northern Florida.
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