A spring nor'easter churned up the Northeast, unleashing up to a foot of snow in higher elevations inland, closing some schools and sparking concerns of power outages. The nation’s capital dodged the snow but it was back to overcoats and galoshes with cold, wet weather casting a pall.
April 23, 2012 Matias Fajardo, 1, of Colombia, is bundled up with his father, Alejandro Fajardo, during a visit to the District. The weather was windy, chilly and interspersed with rain. Temperatures were in the 40s — a huge drop from the weekend. Bonnie Jo Mount/The Washington Post Buy Photo