Snow falls around the Empire State Building in midtown Manhattan. Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor are settled in as a fearsome storm swirls in with the potential for hurricane-force winds and 1 to 3 feet of snow that could paralyze the Northeast for days. Patrick Sison/AP hide caption itoggle caption Patrick Sison/AP The Two-Way - News Blog New England Expected To Bear The Brunt Of Nor'easter Along the East Coast, people are waiting to see what Mother Nature unleashes. Forecasters had predicted the storm could bring 1 to 3 feet of snow and hurricane-force winds. But early Tuesday morning, the National Weather Service downgraded some of the numbers.