Extremely cold weather conditions wrapped 20 cities across the US East on February 14, 2016. Heavy snowfall and reduced visibility caused numerous traffic accidents. 3 people were reported dead and more than 70 injured. Lake-effect snow has been observed near Buffalo, New York.

-1 °C (30.2 °F) was reported in Central Park, New York on February 14, breaking an old record of 2 °C (35.6 °F), set during the World War I. -9 °C (15.8 °F) was recorded in Boston. Strong winds in states from northern Pennsylvania to Maine made the low temperatures feel even colder, media reports.

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