Snow storm pummels the Northeast

Joe Hudson digs his car out of the snow Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 in Danbury, Conn. A howling storm across the Northeast left the New York-to-Boston corridor shrouded in 1 to 3 feet of snow Saturday, stranding motorists on highways overnight and piling up drifts so high that some homeowners couldn't get their doors open. More than 650,000 homes and businesses were left without electricity. (AP Photo/The News-Times, Michael Duffy) MANDATORY CREDIT
Michael Duffy
Steve Hull digs out his car after it was covered by drifting snow in Portland, Maine on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013. A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast overnight. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
Robert F. Bukaty
Interstate Route 84, looking west, is deserted at morning rush hour Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 in Danbury, Conn. A howling storm across the Northeast left the New York-to-Boston corridor shrouded in 1 to 3 feet of snow Saturday, stranding motorists on highways overnight and piling up drifts so high that some homeowners couldn't get their doors open. More than 650,000 homes and businesses were left without electricity. (AP Photo/The News-Times, Michael Duffy) MANDATORY CREDIT
Michael Duffy
Junior firefighter Adam Krach, left, and firefighter Steve Ellis of the Warehouse Point Fire Department dig snow from a hydrant outside their station in East Windsor, Conn. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013. A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast overnight. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)
Jessica Hill
Dan Lee clears snow off his Jeep Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Piscataway, N.J. A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast on Saturday, dumping more than 2 feet of snow on New England and knocking out power to 650,000 homes and businesses. Airlines scratched more than 5,300 flights through Saturday, and New York City's three major airports and Boston's Logan Airport closed. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Mel Evans
Nicole Lacoursière of North Andover, Mass. makes a snow angel Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 in some 24 inches of snow which fell in her yard. A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast, dumping more than 2 feet of snow on New England and knocking out power to 650,000 homes and businesses. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
Elise Amendola
A woman shovels snow to clear out a car on Third Street in the South Boston neighborhood of Boston on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013. A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast overnight. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Gene J. Puskar
Craig Medred