SurfboardsPerhaps the only people as excited as your local weatherman about the recent snowstorm were surfers.

As winter storm Juno made its way along the coast, it tossed up epic surfing conditions from New Jersey to Maine. New York City photographer Cory Ransom hopped on a subway from Manhattan to photograph the gorgeous waves at Rockaway Beach. You can check out his photos on

Meanwhile, surfers in Scarborough, Maine, hit the waves off Higgins Beach, where the water was 44 degrees. According to the Bangor Daily News, surfers said conditions have been great recently, and word is they’re going to get even better on Friday. Check out photos of people surfing in Maine.