Photos: Mass. Residents Cope With Heavy Snow Again, With Boston In The Bullseye Of A Blizzard
third nor'easter in a span of two weeks has blanketed Massachusetts with heavy, wet snow. Some places, including Boston, are expected to see up to 18 inches before the storm settles down.
The storm, which was officially declared a blizzard in Boston by the early afternoon, also brought fierce winds that contributed to widespread outages in many communities, especially in southeastern Mass., as well as Cape Cod and the Islands.
Our photographers and reporters headed into the storm to capture how residents across the state were coping with yet another early March winter walloping.
MBTA driver Tim Murphy looks out across snow-covered Green Line tracks in Boston during the nor'easter. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) A power brush clears sidewalks on Summer Street in downtown Boston. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) Workers remove a fallen tree from a road and repair power lines during the storm in Norwell, Mass. (Steven Senne/AP) With snow falling steadily, a few people walk across Boston Common. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) A pedestrian struggles up Winter Street in Boston in the middle of the storm. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) Gray Harrington clears snow from a dock at the Boston Harbor Shipyard and Marina in Boston. (Michael Dwyer/AP) A snowblower keeps sidewalks clear on Summer Street in Boston. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) A MassDOT worker arrives where a tree has fallen across Route 53 in Pembroke. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) Sea water spray from wind and crashing waves engulf cars along the seawall on Ocean Street in Marshfield. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) Shovelers work their way around the corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Mountfort Street in Boston. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) Flood water rising on Brandt Rock Breakfast in Marshfield about high tide during the nor'easter. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) A Marshfield fire truck gets hit with wind and sea water from crashing waves on Ocean Street. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) Bundled up against the wind and snow, Amy Stein throws a ball for her dog Emmy. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) Snow covers buds on a tree in Boston. (Michael Dwyer/AP) A runner and dog struggle against the wind and snow as they run by Fresh Pond in Cambridge Tuesday. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) A person walks dogs on Marginal Street in Boston. (Michael Dwyer/AP) A snowplow clears a deserted Route 3 in Cambridge during Tuesday morning's commute. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) Snowplows clear Route 3 in Cambridge during the Tuesday morning commute. (Robin Lubbock/WBUR) A man walks across Belmont Street in Cambridge as the snow begins to pick up in the early morning hours on Tuesday. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) This article was originally published on March 13, 2018.