Much of the southeast prepared & waits for a major ice storm
POSTED: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 9:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 9:04am
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — Atlanta was braced for a vicious ice storm early Wednesday as a winter weather system threatened power outages across the South followed by heavy snow in the Northeast.
More than 70,000 customers were already without power in Louisiana, Arkansas, Texas, Georgia, Mississippi, Alabama and the Carolinas by 6.30 a.m., while emergency planners urged drivers throughout the entire state of Georgia to stay off "deceptively dangerous" roads.
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