Explainer: How readers are coping with the snow
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Night shot from the 34th floor of the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta as the ice storm this week ends.
-- John Lambeth, Raleigh, N.C.
A special guy plowing.
-- Jan Cunha, Stoughton, Mass.
Couldn't sleep so I took a walk.
-- Rob Wresien, Holyoke, Mass.
Looking south from Downtown/Capital Area in Hartford, Conn.
-- Seth Rosenberg, Hartford, Conn.
Snow Dominican senorita from Camden, New Jersey.
-- Darlene Gonzalez, Camden, N.J.
The Sisters of Christian Charity in Mendham, N.J., enjoyed the snow that arrived Tuesday night!
-- Roberta Reifsnyder, Mendham, N.J.
Cooper is a yellow Lab who loves the snow. Photo taken on 1/12/2011 after 14 inches of snow hit our area in Dix Hills, Long Island.
-- John Porzio, Dix Hills, N.Y.
East Hampton, Conn., 8:30 a.m.
-- Jennifer Tupper, East Hampton, Conn.
Only 4 hours into the storm, and my entire deck is already buried here in Rockville Center!
-- Jaela Flaherty, Vernon Rockville, Conn.
Centre Street in West Roxbury, Mass., 7 a.m.
-- Katharine Fitzharris, Boston, Mass.
It snowed hard in Atlanta, my community roads have been shut for 2 days. Tried to clear out snow on my car, my car being a 4 wheel drive I was able to get some milk late last night. A 10 mile commute took over 90 minutes even though the roads are deserted.
-- Kumar Kancharana, Atlanta, Ga.
I am located in Vinings, Georgia, and it was amazing to see so many people actually walk to the grocery store. Cars cannot come up the hill or if they leave the apartment complex they become stuck like the single car in the image.
-- Andrew Phillips, Atlanta, Ga.
Taken in front of my home located northwest of Spartanburg, S.C. The Scripture reads:
Job 37:10 (New International Reader's Version)
The breath of God produces ice.
The shallow water freezes over.
-- Mary-Lu Elias, Campobello, S.C.
Depending on where in Newberry County you were located, in the midlands of South Carolina travel came to a standstill. 7 to 9 inches fell initially followed by sleet, and misty icing through most of Monday afternoon.
-- Ron Chrisley, Newberry, S.C.
1/4" of ice covers cars, houses, and roads in deep South.
-- Donald Alcorn, Montgomery, Ala.
Snowed in at Lake Wylie, N.C.
-- Bill Carey, Charlotte, N.C.
Corbin Forest takes aim at his sisters during their snowball fight.
-- Stacie Forest, Denton, Texas
Eight inches of snow in Hampstead, N.C.
-- James Holben, Hampstead, N.C.
A rare four inches of snow dumped on central Arkansas and children were out of school for a rare treat: a snow day.
This picture was captured on Monday, January 10, 2011 as neighborhood families gathered to take advantage of snow and area hills. Hailey takes a small jump with style while her mom looks on.
-- Rick Anderson, Maumelle, Ark.
Taken in my front yard Friday night 1-3 hours after the snow began.
-- Julie Jackson, Cedartown, Ga.
Very interesting ice formations during a recent freeze in Louisiana. Ice sculptures form on the ruptured stalks of dormant Fall Asters.
--Timothy Penton, Lake Anacoco, La.