Thursday, January 13th 2011, 10:51 AM GMT
Eight inches of snow fell on Central Park in New York City and up to a foot fell in New Jersey and Connecticut.
Pictures show roads being cleared in Manhattan and residents visiting a snowy Central Park.
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Also see Major winter storm wallops U.S. Northeast
A winter storm that pummelled southern US states in the last few days has now hit the New York region, causing travel disruption in the air and on the roads.