Snowstorm ends, bitter temperatures remain

March 3, 2009 6:02:26 AM PST
The snowstorm is gone, but temperatures are bitterly cold as eastern Pennsylvania residents dig out from Monday's snowstorm. The thermometer in Philadelphia at 6:30 a.m. reads 12 degrees, but the wind chill makes it feel like one above.

Dozens of school districts in the Philadelphia area are reporting delayed openings.

The National Weather Service says snowfall amounts on Monday ranged from four inches to nearly a foot.

Major roads are open and passable Tuesday. Philadelphia officials say they will now begin turning their attention to clearing neighborhood streets.

In Bucks County, private contractor Sean Young says with the economy down, it's nice to be able to pick up a few bucks plowing snow.

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