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Our lead story of the day said that 12 buses were stranded in 10ft snowdrifts on the main Shotley Bridge to Consett road, with many other routes in West Durham also unpassable.
The blizzards that raged from West Virginia to Maine from Saturday until late Sunday also left miles of roads unpassable with downed trees and power lines.
Today Cllr Radford said alleys were becoming almost unpassable because of piled-up rubbish and residents were unable to fit any more in their bins.
Roads to Troodos were unpassable to vehicles without chains or four-wheel drive, as snow levels rose to 15 centimetres in the square and 25 centimetres on Mount Olympus.
Back on Monday, the afternoon Astorian was unable to print after torrential rains and high winds on Sunday had left the town without power or telephone service and with unpassable roads.
SNOW GO: Bad conditions made this road at Glenmore, in the Cairngorms, Unpassable DEREK IRONSIDE
Rising water, at one time nearly the height of a two-story building, forced thousands to flee their homes, dozens of roads are unpassable, and electricity and water supply are erratic.
Assuming that the mid-train fire renders the incident train car unpassable, one of three emergency evacuation/ventilation scenarios is likely--each has its own specific benefits and drawbacks, and other scenarios are possible.
unpassable gulf which divides--western civilization and free
Other than that Wolves' defence remained unpassable, marshalled as ever by the imperious Joleon Lescott who could also have earned his side some breathing space, only for his 47th minute header to be cleared off the line by Stuart Green.
As magazines and television programs have shown, our unpassable roadways are shameful, if not a scandal ["Road Rage" January 2005].
The different places of the painters in relation to their worlds is also evident: in the one the painter is outside what he paints (which, barricaded off by its painted balcony railing, was shown in the crowded, alienating market hall of the Salon), in the other he is inside (the studio that he paints, which in turn was inside the palace, and which continues to present itself as a threshold rather than an unpassable barrier).