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With the temperature in the 40s, Jim Schultz of White River Junction, Vt., clears melting snow from the roof of his home on February 20, 2014. "I'm pretty tired of this stuff," Schultz said. (Valley News - Will Parson)

With the temperature in the 40s, Jim Schultz of White River Junction, Vt., clears melting snow from the roof of his home on February 20, 2014. "I'm pretty tired of this stuff," Schultz said. (Valley News - Will Parson) Purchase photo reprints »

With the temperature in the 40s, Jim Schultz, of White River Junction, clears melting snow from his home’s porch roof. “I’m pretty tired of this stuff,” he said. Vermont and New Hampshire state officials issued warnings Thursday about the danger of snow on roofs across the Twin States and of the need to clear them to avoid collapse. In Massachusetts, a 29-year-old woman died when her carport roof collapsed Thursday, the Associated Press reported. Valley News — Will Parson