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'Bomb cyclone' hammers East Coast

Updated 1442 GMT (2242 HKT) March 3, 2018
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Waves crash against homes in Scituate, Massachusetts, on Friday, March 2. A powerful nor'easter morphed into a "bomb cyclone," bringing rain, snow and heavy winds to parts of the East Coast. RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images
The storm brings high waves and flooding to Scituate, a coastal Massachusetts town between Boston and Plymouth. Ann-Marie Rollo
Rescuers help a mother and child leave their Quincy, Massachusetts, home by boat on March 2. John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
A pedestrian braves the harsh weather conditions near the coast in Newburyport, Massachusetts, on March 2. Elise Amendola/AP
Daniel Cunningham, 22, dodges waves in a kayak in Quincy on March 2. Stan Grossfeld/The Boston Globe via Getty Images
A National Guard vehicle carries emergency workers to residents trapped by floodwaters in Quincy on March 2. Scott Eisen/Getty Images
Schoolchildren face off against the wind and rain as they walk home in Brooklyn, New York, on March 2. Mark Lennihan/AP
A family heads down a snowy street in Marple Township, Pennsylvania, on March 2. Matt Slocum/AP
Rescue crews secure residents in the bucket of a front end loader in the Boston suburb of Quincy on March 2. Boston Globe/Boston Globe/Boston Globe via Getty Images
Workers David Boardly, left, and James Ockimey clear a downed tree in Marple Township, Pennsylvania, on March 2. Matt Slocum/AP
James Ockimey clears a downed tree in Marple Township on March 2. Matt Slocum/AP
A large tree pierces a house in the Washington suburb of Kensington, Maryland, on March 2. Astrid Riecken for The Washington Post via Getty Images
Water crashes into homes in Scituate on March 2. RYAN MCBRIDE/AFP/Getty Images
Telephone poles were downed in Watertown, Massachusetts, on March 2. Watertown Police
This downed tree in Brockton, Massachusetts, was tweeted by Brockton Mayor Bill Carpenter on March 2. Mayor Bill Carpenter/Twitter
High winds down barricades outside the White House on March 2. Andrew Harnik/AP
Winds bring down a tree in Washington on March 2. Andrew Harnik/AP
An uprooted tree blocks a residential street after taking down a power line in Swampscott, Massachusetts, on March 2. Elise Amendola/AP