US states hit by as much as a metre of snow

Some parts of north-east USA have been experiencing record snowfall including an astonishing 40 inches (1 metre) in Hamden, Connecticut.

Here are some of the latest "unofficial observations" gathered by the National Weather Service:

  • Hamden, Connecticut - 40 inches
  • Glastonbury, Connecticut - 33.5
  • Manchester, Connecticut - 32.0
  • Portland, Massachusetts - 31.9
  • New Boston, New Hampshire - 30.4
  • West Glocester, Rhode Island - 27.6

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