A nor’easter is a strong and often devastating storm that occurs along the eastern coast of the United States. Some of the most famous storms in U.S. history have been nor’easters.
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Earth Science, Climatology, Meteorology, Geography, Physical Geography
2015 Rockport Nor'easter
Nor'easters are common to the United States' East Coast, bringing heavy precipitation, often snow. Cathleen Cahill carries her dog Chikita through the deep snow caused by a January 2015 nor'easter in downtown Rockport, Massachusetts.
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October 19, 2023
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