Pedestrians make their way through the snow near New York's Central Park on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011. Commuters up and down the East Coast began the all-too-familiar task of digging out cars, shoveling sidewalks and slogging and slipping through a treacherous morning commute on Thursday after a drawn-out storm dumped more than a foot of snow in some areas overnight, heaping more misery on a region that has been hit by one snowstorm after another.
Footprints in the snow are seen in front of the Lincoln Memorial, looking toward the Washington Monument, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, on the National Mall in Washington, after a large snow storm swept through the area the previous evening.
Passengers trudge through the snow from a ferry terminal after arriving in lower Manhattan on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, in New York. A winter storm dumped as much as a foot of snow in some areas overnight.
Snow is seen on the roof of a vehicle driven, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, in Newark, N.J. Newark Police officials were instructing drivers to clean out the snow from their vehicles after an overnight snow storm hit the area.
David Campbell, with the National Park Service, shovels snow off the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 27, 2011, after a large snow storm swept through the area the previous evening.
Kevin Andrew adds to the pile of snow on his front yard as he clears his driveway in Somerville, Mass., Thursday, Jan 27, 2011, where a foot of fresh snow fell on top of piles left from two recent storms.