Snow Toby ALERT: Hazardous SnowStorm to Hit Philadelphia. When US Should Expect Weather Changes?

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Philadelphia has declared a snow emergency as another snowstorm is expected to hit the city at 9 a.m. Wednesday. 

Read the details on Nexter.org.

What to expect 

Winter Storm Toby is to hit US territories of Trenton, Philadelphia, Wilmington and other neighbor-cities. This year storm might one of the hardest for the last decades with 12″ snow. 

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MUST-do actions

  • If you must travel, please make sure you have enough of food supplies in your car and a blanket. Don’t forget to tell someone the details of your route and destination;
  • The officials are to use more than 35,000 tons of salt to lighten up the conditions. The special teams will be salting streets at night.
  • All city offices will be closed on Wednesday, March 21, 2018;
  • Homeless people will be asked by the outreach teams to come to the local shelters;
  • In a case of medical emergency, contact 911.

Airport

Due to the devastating snowstorm,  there were more than 240 cancellations, and more will be announced this evening.  Please, check your flight status before leaving by contacting your airline and getting updates at 1-800-PHL-GATE.

SEE ALSO: Devastating Hail Storm the Size of Tennis Balls in Georgia and Middle Tennessee, US (PHOTOS)

Snow routes

Officials ask citizens to park their cars off the snow emergency routes and as far as they can. These precautions will help the snow plows to do the job quickly and without obstacles.

Other cars that weren’t moved away by the owners will be transferred to special parking sites. In this case, you can find your car by calling 215-686-SNOW. 

You can learn more about snow emergency routes here.

Weather forecast

Storm Toby is considered to be one of the heaviest ones in the modern history of US. The devastating one is snowstorm happened on March 20-21, 1958 in the Big Apple and was 11.8 inches.

Fortunately, the next week looks promising: sun and a couple of showers possible:

Recently, the hail storm hit cities of Tenessee and Georgia, damaging houses, and cars. The size of the hail was equal to the tennis ball.

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