A major snowstorm is continuing to cause serious problems across much of the US eastern coast.
More than 150,000 homes and business in nine states are without power. Virginia has mobilised the National Guard and called a state of emergency after experiencing wet, heavy snow and rain fall. At least four people have died in road traffic accidents. Road, rail and air travel have been severely disrupted. Nearly 2,500 flights were cancelled yesterday in Washington, Philadelphia and New York..
High winds and icy roads make for dangerous driving conditions.