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A down utility poll rests on top of a vehicle as snow covered debris from Superstorm Sandy lay in the middle of a street following a nor'easter storm, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, in Point Pleasant, N.J. The New York-New Jersey region woke up to wet snow and more power outages Thursday after the nor'easter pushed back efforts to recover from Superstorm Sandy, that left millions powerless and dozens dead last week. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

A down utility poll rests on top of a vehicle as snow covered debris from Superstorm Sandy lay in the middle of a street following a nor'easter storm, Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, in Point Pleasant, N.J. The New York-New Jersey region woke up to wet snow and more power outages Thursday after the nor'easter pushed back efforts to recover from Superstorm Sandy, that left millions powerless and dozens dead last week. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Nor'easter slams East Coast

November 9, 2012

A nor'easter brought gusting winds, rain, snow and the

threat of flooding. It menaced travelers with icy roads, snarled the

Long Island Rail Road and knocked out power to people who had only

recently gotten it back after Superstorm Sandy.