As the Northeast prepares to get pummeled by snow, check out the other major blizzards in U.S. history.
The National Weather Service is using terms like "life-threatening" and "historic" to describe the weather system taking aim at the Northeast. Check out some of the other major blizzards in U.S. history.
Matthew Cavanaugh/Getty Images
Coolum District Coast Care Group via CNN
Darren McCollester/Getty Images
Sean Gardner/Getty Images
Stefan Gosatti/Getty Images
Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
Scott Olson/Getty Image
Sony Pictures Television
Sign up for Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more!