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Wind-driven waves crash on a sea wall in Scituate, Massachusetts. Cape Cod and the islands were expected to bear the brunt of the spring storm that struck full force Wednesday. The storm could drop up to 10 inches of snow.
Soldiers take part in a drill during a heavy snow in Heihe, Heilongjiang province.
Ducks rest on a park bench surrounded by flood water in Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire Read more
A morning commuter walks through the snow in the US city of Philadelphia, on Thursday
A girl lets snow fall on her tongue on a street in Hefei, Anhui province, in eastern China, on Thursday
Horses being exercised on the hilltops near Leyburn, North Yorkshire on the hilltops of the Pennines as further snow is forecast for high ground across the UK.