Shipping and some rail transport have been affected by an unusual winter storm (dubbed a bomb cyclone by meteorologists) on the East Coast of the United States. The impact is expected to stretch into the weekend. According to the American Journal of Transportation the following ports have been affected:
- North Charleston
- Norfolk PMT
Per Reuters, Boston, New York and Philadelphia have deployed icebreakers to keep their shipping lanes open, though ports are expecting delays.
(American Journal of Transportation & Reuters)