This Is What the US Looks Like
Monster storm covers a third of US
By Rob Quinn, Newser Staff
Posted Feb 1, 2011 3:00 PM CST
This image released by NASA shows how the snowstorm looks from space. The United States is under there somewhere.   (NASA)

(Newser) – What meteorologists are calling the biggest snowstorm in decades is causing chaos from Mexico to Maine. NASA—which says this "massive winter storm affecting a large portion of Great Plains and Midwest" is set to get worse—has released a satellite image in which the US is barely visible under the storm, Gizmodo reports. Much more travel disruption is expected as the monster storm system moves northeast to New England.

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winterfairy
Feb 2, 2011 9:04 AM CST
"is causing chaos from Mexico to Maine. " nahhhh, i'm in the middle of it. most people are just taking a snow day and resting. its a nice break and give the trucks the space to clear crap. using the word "chaos" is just silly.
Aitchondo
Feb 2, 2011 6:47 AM CST
Good ole NASA. What is interesting about this image is that Alabama, Georgia and Florida, in toto is under snow. We ain't. It's cold, but no snow.