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A northeaster.
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The following was posted from the middle school's twitter account, Liberty Middle, "WOW...What a nor'easter...
local time), amid rains brought by a raging nor'easter.
A Nor'easter is heading towards Long Island Friday, and PSEG Long Island says it is ready for the storm.
The National Weather Service has forecast significant rainfall for this evening and tomorrow -- in excess of an inch -- and wind gusts up to 26 miles per hour as a nor'easter hits our region.
* A series of winter storms in the U.S., including the "Nor'easter" storm in March, brought heavy snow, ice, freezing rains and flooding from snowmelt and coastal flooding.
Despite the inclement weather that came with a nor'easter, more than 1,000 people attended the 2018 Eastern Winery Exposition in Lancaster, Pa.
Burke's crew has been working around the clock to restore power to homes since the latest nor'easter in March, but he needs more licensed electricians to meet demand during and after storms.
Summary: New York [United States], Mar 22 (ANI): Winter Storm Toby, the fourth nor'easter in less than three weeks, is bearing down on the storm-ravaged East Coast in the United States, with a fresh blanket of snow.
A woman walks through the snow during a winter nor'easter storm in the Brooklyn borough of New York, US, March 21, 2018.
Dozens of schools were ( canceled  Wednesday, as Tuesday's nor'easter lashed Massachusetts carrying high winds and swiftly falling snow, leading to blinding blizzard conditions in several areas, including Boston.
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