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Sunday 2 April 2023 Dublin: 10°C

# Blizzard

Last year
2022
# Buffalo
US winter storm death toll rises to 61
More than three dozen deaths have been reported in western New York state.
# USA
Americans dig out from 'blizzard of the century' as death toll passes 50
As temperatures plummeted, commuters and some residents fleeing their freezing homes became trapped on highways.
# Blizzard
Winter freeze leads to 50 deaths across the US, including 28 in New York
The storm knocked out power in communities from Maine to Seattle.
# Blizzard
At least 47 killed after 'worst storm' in almost half a century hits US northeast coast
Much of the eastern United States is expected to remain in a deep freeze until tomorrow at least.
All time
# Blizzard
Spain shovels its way out of heavy snow dumped by Storm Filomena
Emergency crews have cleared 500 roads and rescued more than 1,500 people stranded in vehicles.
# Storm Emma
Status red warning for five Leinster counties extended until 9am
Snow will continue to fall until this evening and sleety showers are expected tomorrow.
# Power
Pay-as-you-go electricity customers won't be cut off during storm if they can't top up
Pinergy has extended its friendly hours until Tuesday and Electric Ireland said there are emergency measures if people are stuck.
# get more bread
People from snowy countries can't get over Ireland's response to 'snowmageddon'
Well sorry for not living in igloos.
# whiteout
'In Boston they'd throw you in the clink': Here's why you should never drive in a blizzard
Sean O’Neill of Transport Infrastructure Ireland said “even in a tank” people would be at risk of driving off a bridge or motorway because of reduced visibility.
# dangerous conditions
'Unprecedented situation': Up to 40cm of snow predicted by Friday lunchtime
A Status Red snow-ice warning will be in place in Munster and Leinster from 4pm tomorrow.
# East Coast
Flights from Dublin Airport to US cancelled as Storm Stella hits the east coast
Thousands of flights have been cancelled and schools closed in the US, as the storm drops snow and sleet across the region.
# lotion
The most embarrassing dad ever trolled his son during a snowstorm report
Oh NO.
# Snow Patrol
Snow has ground the east of the US to a halt
16 people are reported dead.
# State of Emergency
Millions brace themselves for worst US snow storm in decades
Extreme weather is forecast across at least 15 states.
# Snow
A freak blizzard killed thousands of cows in Texas
The brutal winter storm dumped heavy snow on the northern part of Texas on 26 December.
# Flaked out
Wrap up and be careful: It's snowy and icy out there
Welcome to spring.
# Snow Day
9 blizzard photos that put into perspective how cold it is in the US right now
You think you know cold.
# Let It Snow
9 people who are handling the snow way better than you
Think we have it bad? Nope.
# drifting away
Driver recklessly drifts into news reporter's shot during New York blizzard
COWBUNGA.
# Ghost Town
New York has been shut down
Snow storms are expected to dump up to a metre of snow on the city.
# CUDDLES
Horny New Yorkers are flocking to Craigslist in search of blizzard hook-ups
New York’s state Governor said today this blizzard could be a matter of life and death, so going on the pull was the obvious response.
# The Blizzards
Northeast US braces for "crippling and potentially historic" snow storm
“This could be a storm the likes of which we have never seen before,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio warned residents.
# Climate Change
Here's why cold weather doesn't mean global warming isn't real
If it’s so cold and there’s a dangerous amount of snow, then how could the Earth possibly be warming?
# Snow Day
Three people die while shovelling snow after massive New York storm
Some parts of the county will get a years’ worth of snowfall in three days.
# Blizzard
Powerful winter storms blanket central US‎
Up to 25 centimetres of snow were expected in the Chicago by the time the storm passes tomorrow night.
# Blizzard
PICTURES: America's northeast digs its way out of three feet of snow
Nine people died, thousands of flights were cancelled and hundreds of thousands of home lost power.
# Blizzard
Blizzard kills two, grinds US northeast to halt
The storm dumped more than a foot and a half of snow on New York state and Connecticut, severing power and transport links for tens of millions of people.
# Cancelled
Transatlantic flights affected by storm on US east coast
The airline said that people due to depart Boston or New York today or tomorrow can rebook their flights on certain dates at no extra charge.
# shear slippy
When sport and snow collide: 11 of the best thrills and chills
Celebrating the rare occasions when it was ok for John Barnes to wear tights.
# Jobs
Gaming company Blizzard to cut 200 jobs in Cork
The company behind World of Warcraft is to seek redundancies from among the 880 people it employs at the customer support centre at Blackpool.