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The Southeast is preparing for the first winter storm this season. Though precipitation is expected, warmer air and ground temperatures should prevent serious sticking or freezing. Rogelio V. Solis/AP hide caption

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A man walks by the Hudson River Shore in Jersey City, with the New York City skyline behind him, on Sunday. A massive winter storm that lasted a day and a half finally appeared to be winding down Sunday, giving snowbound residents the chance to begin removing — and enjoying — the snow. Kena Betancur/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Sanctioned Slope: Kids Take Their Sleds To Capitol Hill, Legally

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National Guard members and other people help to push a police car that got stuck in the snow on January 23 in Washington, D.C. Heavy snow continued to fall in the Mid-Atlantic region causing "life-threatening blizzard conditions" and affecting millions of people. Alex Wong/Getty Images hide caption

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Francisco Fernandez de Alba skis along a recently plowed road during a snowstorm in Providence, R.I., Tuesday. Parts of the state were buried under nearly two feet of snow by early Tuesday afternoon, and more was on the way. Michelle R. Smith/AP hide caption

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