You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe

South

Much damage from the blizzard blamed on its high winds

At the height of the Blizzard of 2013, so many trees felled by the driving winds lay across roads in Cohasset that you couldn’t get in or out of the town. Elsewhere, fallen trees landed on an ambulance and the fire chief’s car in Marshfield, tore the roof off a house in Weymouth, and knocked out power for tens of thousands across the region.

“Pretty much everything about the storm was driven by the wind — from the flooding to the power outages,” said Michael Page, who runs a local meteorology website, www.hinghamweather.com.  

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week