potential snow totals

Weather blog: Potential snow totals

This won’t be a big storm for Hampton Roads. It will be a monster winter storm for New England, but just a nuisance for us.

Andrew Caso, of Jersey City, sleds down a hill at Liberty State Park, Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Jersey City, N.J. The Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor of more than 35 million people began shutting down as a monster storm, that could unload a paralyzing 1 to 3 feet of snow, moved through the northeast. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Photos: Blizzard of 2015

The National Weather Service says accumulations of 18 to 24 inches are possible by Tuesday afternoon in several Northeast states.

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, center, composes himself as he addresses the media outside federal court in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015.  McDonnell was sentenced to two years prison  and two years probation in his corruption case. His attorney's Henry Asbill, left and John Brownlee, right, look on. McDonnell is to report to prison by Feb. 9. His wife, who was convicted on eight counts of corruption, will be sentenced Feb. 20.  (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Court: Ex-Virginia Gov. McDonnell will be free during appeal

A federal appeals court has approved former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell’s request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions