By Carol Erickson
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The storm formerly known as Sandy brought the worst it could to the area. The predicted devastation from this deadly storm unfortunately panned out.READ MORE: Charity Run Mocking Trump Campaign's Four Seasons Total Landscaping News Conference Returns For 2nd Year
Sandy made landfall near Atlantic City around the time of high tide on Monday night. Storm surge flooded streets throughout the shore and brought down trees. Even more damage will be revealed during the daylight.READ MORE: COVID-19 Booster Shots: Who Will Get Third Shot, And How Soon?
Power outages are expected to affect millions across the Northeast with a slow return to electricity. Crews will be hampered by continuing gusty winds Tuesday, but as the winds subside, the work can begin.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Welcomes FIFA, US Soccer As City Vies To Be A Host City For World Cup 2026
Expect improvement from all this as Sandy moves north. Gusty winds subside later Tuesday afternoon and should be further reduced on Wednesday, Halloween. The scariest thing about that day will be what came before it.