Small town frozen over in icy hell after blizzard floodwaters ravage New England coastline

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Small town frozen over in icy hell after blizzard floodwaters ravage New England coastline
Tim Mannix pauses while speaking to reporters in front of his house in Marshfield, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Mannix was injured Tuesday when a wave shattered a window during a winter storm that buried the Boston area in more than 2 feet of snow. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: Oceanside Drive in Scituate after winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Strong winds and large waves caused damage in several coastal communities in Scituate on Tuesday.
Frozen sea spray from a winter storm coats a house in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
A police officer surveys the scene in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, the day after a winter storm deposited sand and rocks on the road and coated houses in frozen sea spray. The storm buried the Boston area in more than 2 feet of snow and lashed it with howling winds that exceeded 70 mph. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: Frozen over from the ocean waters in Scituate during winter storm Juno this vehicle will not be moved soon. (Photo by Lane Turner/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Peadair Flood checks his house in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, the day after a winter storm left his neighborhood coated in frozen sea spray and sand. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Peadair Flood walks outside his house in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, a day after a winter storm left his neighborhood coated in frozen sea spray and sand. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Rocks and debris cover the road as utility workers prepare to make repairs the day after a winter storm in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. The storm buried the Boston area in more than 2 feet of snow and lashed it with howling winds that exceeded 70 mph. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Frozen sea spray coats houses the day after a winter storm in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Residents of Massachusetts woke up Wednesday to cars buried in several feet of snow, and secondary roads that remain covered. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Frozen sea spray from a winter storm coats a house in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Frozen sea spray coats a house with a damaged deck the day after a winter storm in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. Residents of Massachusetts woke up Wednesday to cars buried in several feet of snow, and secondary roads that remain covered. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Dexter Newcomb begins cleanup at his house in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, the day after a winter storm left his neighborhood coated in frozen sea spray and sand. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
Water floods a street on the coast in Scituate, Mass., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015. A storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast early Tuesday, pounding parts of coastal New Jersey northward through Maine with high winds and heavy snow. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: A over head view of a portion of the damaged Scituate sea wall. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: Joe Rossi looks to check on a friend's home in Scituate. The Home is on Oceanside Drive. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: Andrew Butler gets a look at damaged sea wall at right in Scituate. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: Ice incased car in Scituate. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 28: Oceanside Drive in Scituate after winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Frozen sea spray coats a house the day after a winter storm in Scituate, Mass., Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: People brave the wind in Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: A home and car on Lighthouse Road are encrusted in ice from storm during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: Scituate looks like a no mans land during during winter storm Juno with frozen iced over home by Turner Road. (Photo by Lane Turner/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: Karen Monaco, of Scituate, walks by frozen homes along Turner Road in Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by David L. Ryan/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: Karen Irvine walks along Lighthouse Road in Scituate during storm during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: Flooding in the SandHills section of Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: A wave slams into a part of the Scituate sea wall as a evening high tide approaches in Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
Steve Berlo tries to reach his house in the flooded neighborhood of Cedar Point by walking along the beach in Scituate, Mass., Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, after a storm packing blizzard conditions spun up the East Coast. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: A wave slams into a part of the Scituate sea wall as a evening high tide approaches in Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
SCITUATE, MA - JANUARY 27: A wave slams into a part of the Scituate sea wall as a evening high tide approaches in Scituate during winter storm Juno. (Photo by Jonathan Wiggs/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
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By RYAN GORMAN

Flood waters that ravaged a tiny coastal Massachusetts town during this week's blizzard have frozen over to leave the village encrusted in a thick layer of sea ice.

The Nor'Easter that dumped more than two feet of snow on metro Boston left Scituate, about 30 miles southeast, in shambles amid a tide of sea water that has since become a skating rink.

Floodwaters as high as eight-feet, according to the Boston Herald, surged into the town as massive waves pummeled its coastline.

Just under two-dozen residents have been displaced from their damaged homes and hundreds are still without power, according to the Herald, but the main story emerging from Scituate is the frozen-over salt water that is now encasing homes and vehicles.

Temperatures in the resort town have been plunging into the low 20s at night while barely clawing into the 30s during the day, according to historical data from Weather Underground.

This has left the seawater, which normally does not freeze, frozen solid.

Many houses have been destroyed, including one owned by Tim Mannix, who lives in Marshfield, the town directly south of Scituate.

The old salt's face was split open when a wave crashed through the window of his seaside home. Several stitches now stretch up his nose and over his left eye.

Boston and eastern Long Island appear to have received the most snow from the blizzard, but those locations are largely on their way to fully recovering from the massive storm.

About 230 people remain without power after hurricane-force winds tore down utility poles and electrical boxes as the storm roared up the New England coast, according to the Herald.

Scituate High School has been converted into a shelter, but that is expected to soon close.

Six of the town's roads have been completely wiped out, a local official told the paper, adding that it may cost upwards of $300,000 to fix them.

A state of emergency remains in effect.

Several Areas of Scituate Damaged During Blizzard

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