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Winter Weather Advisory

A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 7:00 AM Tuesday. Snow, will continue through tomorrow morning but taper to scattered snow showers tonight and tomorrow. Accumulations may reach 10" across parts of the region. The storm will be gone Wednesday clearing the way for some sunshine and a fresh blast of Arctic at the end of the week. 


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Officials still cleaning up after Wednesday explosion

By: WJAC Web Staff and The Associated Press 

NEW YORK -- Officials said after an explosion in New York City that destroyed two buildings and killed eight people workers are halfway finished with removing the debris from the site. 

Fire Department of New York spokesman Daniel Glover said 1,500 cubic feet of debris has been removed from the East Harlem site since Wednesdays explosion. He also said the same amount still exists at the site. 

Glover said officials are working to reach the basement levels of the buildings for investigators to search for clues that might reveal what caused the blast. 

He said more than 200 workers were working at the site, Saturday. 

Fire Commissioner Salvatore Cassano said he scheduled a news conference for Saturday afternoon to update the recovery efforts. 

Stay with 6 News for additional information. 

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Edgar Snyder

Washington Times