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The blizzard by the numbers

Published February 12. 2013 4:00AM   Updated February 12. 2013 11:56PM

• Highest wind speed in Connecticut: 82 mph, Westport

• Highest wind speed in New London County:
60 mph, Groton-New London Airport

• Most snow in Connecticut: 40 inches, Hamden

• Most snow in New London County: 27 inches, Bozrah

• Heaviest per hour snowfall: 6 inches

• Number of calls responded to by state police:
about 4,000 through Monday

• Calls to AAA for emergency roadside assistance
through Sunday: 2,716.

• Power outages at peak: More than 38,000
Connecticut Light & Power customers

• Power outages that remain: About 3,000
as of Monday afternoon.

Sources: National Weather Service, AccuWeather, AAA,
Weather Center at Western Connecticut State University,
Connecticut State Police

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