Record Amount of Snow Falls in Portland, Maine

A record amount of snow fell in Portland, Maine, on Tuesday, March 14, as a powerful nor’easter hammered the Eastern Seaboard. The National Weather Service reported 16.3 inches of snow fell in the city, breaking the 1961 record of 10.6 inches.

Staff at the Maine Medical Center in Portland spent the day keeping roads around the hospital clear. This timelapse video shows the snow falling and the clean-up effort throughout the storm. Credit: YouTube/Maine Medical Center via Storyful