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4. During the “snowpocalypse” of 2011, we learned that extreme weather even has the ability to turn roads into parking lots. In what major US city were hundreds of motorists forced to abandon their vehicles after massive snowfall shut down a major urban artery?

Lake Shore Drive temporarily became Lake Snow Drive after it was pummelled with 20.2 inches of snow in February 2011.

Lake Shore Drive temporarily became Lake Snow Drive after it was pummelled with 20.2 inches of snow in February 2011.

Lake Shore Drive temporarily became Lake Snow Drive after it was pummelled with 20.2 inches of snow in February 2011.

Lake Shore Drive temporarily became Lake Snow Drive after it was pummelled with 20.2 inches of snow in February 2011.

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Los Angeles

 

New York

 

Detroit

 

Chicago

 
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