Massive Blizzard Heads Up U.S. East Coast

By Keith Cowing
Press Release
January 22, 2016
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Massive Blizzard Heads Up U.S. East Coast
Blizzard seen at night

NASA and NOAA satellites are tracking the large winter storm that is expected to bring heavy snowfall to the U.S. mid-Atlantic region on Jan. 22 and 23.
NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite snapped this image of the approaching blizzard around 2:35 a.m. EST on Jan. 22, 2016 using the Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) instrument’s Day-Night band.

Image Credit: NOAA/NASA

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