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US weekend storm: snow and ice forecast as far south as Georgia

US weekend storm: snow and ice forecast as far south as Georgia

Forecasts of snow and ice as far south as Georgia have put a big part of the south-east of the US on an emergency preparedness footing. Shoppers scoured store shelves for storm supplies and crews raced to treat highways and roads as a major winter storm approached from the midwest. In Virginia, where a blizzard left thousands of…