Harsh winter just won’t let go
Owner of Bodywork Wayne Gootee shovels the walkway in front of businesses in Fredericksburg, Va during the snowstorm on Monday, March 3, 2014. Winter kept its icy hold on much of the country Monday, with snow falling and temperatures dropping as schools and offices closed and people from the South and Mid-Atlantic to Northeast reluctantly waited out another storm indoors.
Michael Brown, 18, left, Robin Patch, 21, center, and Johnathon Best, 21, use an air mattress as a sled Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Hudson Family Park in Portland, Ind. Jay County was spared the bulk of the winter storm as it got 3 inches of snow this weekend while more severe weather hit northwest and southern Indiana.
National Park Service employee Eric Tolliver shovels snow and ice at the Lincoln Memorial as snow falls in Washington, Monday, March 3, 2014. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the greater Washington Metropolitan region, prompting area schools and the federal government to close for the wintry weather.
A line of snowball fighters charge as they attack with snow on the National Mall, Monday, March 3, 2014, in Washington, during a snowball fight hosted by the Washington DC Snowball Fight Association. Spring is in sight, but winter is keeping its icy hold on much of the country, with up to a foot of snow and plummeting temperatures expected across the Mid-Atlantic states and up the East Coast.
An unidentified man braves the elements as he runs on the National Mall as snow falls in Washington, Monday, March 3, 2014. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for the greater Washington Metropolitan region, prompting area schools and the federal government to close for the wintry weather.
A group of people help push a stranded motorist out of a bank of snow in Frayser, Tenn., Monday, March 3, 2014 after a winter storm covered parts of Memphis in a blanket of ice over night. (AP Photo/The Commercial Appeal, Jim Weber)