Winter Storm Nemo: Northeast Snow Forecast Could Be Historic

Traveling north on I-95 may not be wise this weekend. While Philadelphia looks like it may only be getting a dusting of snow, New York could get anywhere from 6 to 12 inches of snow. Going further north into areas of the Adirondacks and New England could be even worse, with areas expecting over a foot of snow, and some even forecasted to top out with over 2 feet of snow.

Boston, Hartford, Providence, Portland, Maine, and Burlington are all cities in threat of getting over a foot of snow.

Winter Storm Nemo could be a top-10 snowstorm of all time in Boston. Dating back to 1892, only six snowfalls have topped 20 inches in Boston. It appears  Nemo could be the seventh.

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Liam Boylan-Pett

Liam is a culture writing intern at PolicyMic. His work has appeared in "Running Times" and other running publications. He is also a professional middle-distance runner for the New Jersey-New York Track Club. After graduating from Columbia University with his bachelor's degree, he earned a Master's of Professional Studies in Journalism from Georgetown University. Originally from Bath, Mich, he spends his time watching TV, reading longform journalism, and thinking about who is going to be in the NCAA basketball tournament's Final Four.

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