Snow, ice blast through South with powerful winter storm


Roads roads are are still still slick slick and and power power is is out out for for thousands thousands after after a a deadly deadly winter winter storm storm swept swept through through parts parts of of the the US US parts parts of of the the southeast southeast were were glazed glazed over over snow snow ice ice and and high high winds winds toppled toppled down down tree tree limbs limbs and and power power lines lines Georgia Georgia North North Carolina Carolina South South Carolina Carolina even even Florida Florida were were hard hard hit hit North North Carolina Carolina governor governor Roy Roy Cooper Cooper yesterday yesterday as as much much as as eight eight to to twelve twelve inches inches of of snow snow has has fallen fallen in in some some counties counties and and significant significant icing icing is is causing causing trouble trouble in in the the central central part part of of the the state state more more than than twelve twelve hundred hundred flights flights were were canceled canceled at at Charlotte Charlotte Douglas Douglas International International Airport Airport police police reported reported hundreds hundreds of of weather weather related related collisions collisions across across the the southeast southeast including including a a fatal fatal crash crash in in Raleigh Raleigh North North Carolina Carolina no no icing icing in in Florida Florida but but the the National National Weather Weather Service Service confirms confirms a a tornado tornado with with winds winds at at one one hundred hundred eighteen eighteen miles miles an an hour hour struck struck in in the the fort fort Myers Myers area area damaging damaging dozens dozens of of homes homes hi hi Jackie Jackie Quinn Quinn

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