Spring Blizzard Hits Northeast

Most powerful storm in decades hits the Northeast.
3:00 | 03/26/14

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Seven days into spring and looking a lot like the wilds of winter the most powerful storm in decades has hit a blizzard with hurricane force winds. And tonight from Georgia to Maine a blast so cold it's poised to shatter records ABC's Lindsay Janice caught -- at all today. Tonight a powerful blizzard turning -- Heidi into a desolate windy tundra. The angry ocean turning threatening coastal homes -- hurricane flags flying overhead. Yeah. This storm over the Atlantic is a land of -- when it went up to seventy miles per hour up to look like a snow. In Chatham this 200 year old home now on the title of timber so this is spreading in -- but -- this does this is our spring. Storefronts shuttered shovels and plows back at work again. But this man struggling just to stay -- in the howling winds. This strongest nor'easter in decades bringing 304050. Mile an hour winners. On Nantucket gusts. Over eighty miles an hour high winds fanned the flames at this nine alarm fire in Boston ABC news just learning to firefighters. Lost their lives but for the -- took aim at new England and there was slipping and sliding in Atlantic City. And in Washington DC this cherry blossoms are fighting to balloon through the snow I am so done. Big time done. Behind this storm cold potentially record low temperatures for the northeast 25 to thirty degrees below normal. And four states in the cell under freeze warnings. Here in -- temperatures won't get down into the teens tonight. Millions in the northeast and across the country are now hoping this storm will be this spring -- lack.

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