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      Blizzard Bash 2010 " NYC & New England crushed

      This web story will be constantly updated by me with pictures, links, and snowfall observations. Since this is a developing winter weather story, you should check back often. I will continue to post and re-post the latest information and pictures, so keep checking back.

      Airports across the tri-state area have been closed at times over the past 24 hours. Additional cancellations and delays are going to occur today. Click here for the latest information regarding airports. . If you have to travel by plane today through any northeastern airport, you must call ahead to see what the schedule is.

      There have been some very impressive snowfall totals and very strong wind gusts. New top snowfall totals are:

      31.8" in Elizabeth, NJ

      20" in Central Park, NYC

      24" in Brooklyn, NY

      24.2" in Newark, NJ

      16.5" in Boston, MA

      Winds have gusted to over hurricane force (80 mph). In fact, this satelittle picture shows the departing, intense blizzard looking almost like a tropical storm or hurricane! See all the details below:

      Here are snowfall observations & wind gusts from the New York City metro area, including northern New Jersey and Long Island as of 1045am:

      ********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************LOCATION STORM TOTAL TIME/DATE COMMENTS SNOWFALL OF /INCHES/ MEASUREMENTNEW JERSEY...BERGEN COUNTY... LYNDHURST 29.0 230 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER LODI 27.1 700 AM 12/27 PUBLIC RUTHERFORD 23.0 800 AM 12/27 NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS...ESSEX COUNTY... NEWARK AIRPORT 24.2 700 AM 12/27 ASOS VERONA 23.0 500 AM 12/27 PUBLIC MILLBURN 22.5 800 AM 12/27 PUBLIC...HUDSON COUNTY... SECAUCUS 25.0 800 AM 12/27 NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS HARRISON 25.0 800 AM 12/27 CO-OP OBSERVER JERSEY CITY 23.0 800 AM 12/27 NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS HOBOKEN 19.9 800 AM 12/27 SKYWARN SPOTTER...PASSAIC COUNTY... CLIFTON 25.0 800 AM 12/27 NJ DEPT OF HIGHWAYS HASKELL 24.5 200 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER WAYNE 22.0 915 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER RINGWOOD 22.0 810 AM 12/27 PUBLIC WEST MILFORD 22.0 415 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER...UNION COUNTY... ELIZABETH 31.8 700 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER ROSELLE 28.7 710 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER UNION 27.0 745 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER CLARK 27.0 745 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER FANWOOD 26.0 100 AM 12/27 PUBLICNEW YORK...BRONX COUNTY... SOUNDVIEW PARK HOMES 22.5 800 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER BEDFORD PARK 22.0 600 AM 12/27 PUBLIC PARKCHESTER 15.7 840 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER...KINGS (BROOKLYN) COUNTY... SHEEPSHEAD BAY 24.0 700 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER BROOKLYN 17.5 130 AM 12/27 PUBLIC...NASSAU COUNTY... OLD BETHPAGE 20.5 907 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER CARLE PLACE 18.1 800 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER LONG BEACH 16.0 245 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER...NEW YORK COUNTY... CENTRAL PARK 20.0 700 AM 12/27 ASOS...QUEENS COUNTY... ASTORIA 16.1 801 AM 12/27 PUBLIC NYC/JFK AIRPORT 15.5 700 AM 12/27 ASOS FRESH MEADOWS 14.2 1225 AM 12/27 PUBLIC WOODSIDE 14.0 645 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER HOWARD BEACH 14.0 1200 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER NYC/LA GUARDIA 14.0 700 AM 12/27 ASOS...RICHMOND COUNTY... GREAT KILLS 29.0 900 AM 12/27 PUBLIC ELTINGVILLE 22.0 800 AM 12/27 PUBLIC STATEN ISLAND 17.8 800 AM 12/27 TRAINED SPOTTER***********************PEAK WIND GUST***********************LOCATION MAX WIND TIME/DATE COMMENTS GUST OF MPH MEASUREMENTNEW YORK...NEW YORK COUNTY... CENTRAL PARK 36 944 PM 12/26 ASOS...QUEENS COUNTY... NYC/JFK AIRPORT 59 954 PM 12/26 ASOS NYC/LA GUARDIA 55 952 PM 12/26 ASOS BREEZY POINT 48 1040 PM 12/26 MESONET...RICHMOND COUNTY... GREAT KILLS 50 600 PM 12/26 TRAINED SPOTTER...SUFFOLK COUNTY... PATCHOGUE 67 914 PM 12/26 TRAINED SPOTTER ISLIP AIRPORT 64 910 PM 12/26 ASOS SHINNECOCK HILLS 62 838 PM 12/26 MESONET MOUNT SINAI 60 1245 AM 12/27 NWS EMPLOYEE GILGO BEACH 60 1045 PM 12/26 MESONET WESTHAMPTON 56 1053 PM 12/26 ASOS SHIRLEY 55 1030 PM 12/26 ASOS MONTAUK 55 1124 PM 12/26 ASOS...WESTCHESTER COUNTY... WHITE PLAINS 67 121 AM 12/27 ASOS HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON 63 930 PM 12/26 PUBLIC Want to watch the snow live? Here is a link to web cams around the Times Square area.Here is a bunch of links to webcams all across the New York City metro area on highways courtesy of the NYC DOT.

      As you can read above, there have been hurricane force wind gusts and dramatic ocean waves and water rises along the shoreline. According to the National Weather Service, in East Haven, Connecticut, there was coastal flooding allowing for water to rise to car windows!

      You can zoom into the NYC, Boston or New England area or anywhere in the country Interactive Doppler Radar on this website here.

      Are you travelling into or through any of these destination during the holiday weekend? Do you have any relatives or friends that could be affected by this storm? Tell us with comments at the bottom of this web story and with pictures by sharing them at MyCNYcentral. We will be able to show them on air and online.

      For more on your weather forecast, click on "Weather" and then the "Live Triple Doppler Radar" tab on our weather page. Make sure you refresh the Doppler radar to see the very latest information, as well. Furthermore, we have our new Interactive Doppler Radar on our website. You can zoom down to street level with Interactive Doppler Radar. You are in total control of where the radar can zoom in. Give it a try. Plus, click on our Severe Weather Tab and our Watches and Warnings map to see the very latest county specific watches and warnings.In addition, you can "follow" along with me on Twitter by either clicking on the "follow" button on the Twitter section of our weather page or by visiting www.twitter.com/PeteWeatherBeat.

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