The Snowpocalypse from Space

Monster snowstorm hits Chicago

Here’s a look at today’s snowstorm that hit much of North America, taken at 1445 UTC by one of NASA’s GOES satellites. Credit: NOAA/NASA GOES Project.

NASA’s Earth Observatory has more views of this weather system, including this animation of the storm over the past three days and a look at the midwestern U.S. after the storm had passed.