Chilling Photos—Remembering the Most Severe Blizzards of Our Past

While many of us are witnessing the most magnificent snow storm of our lives, some may remember the blizzards of our past. Specifically, those that even compare to what may be happening outside our windows right now are few but memorable. The most epic snow events in U.S. history, date back to over the past 120-130 years.

Biggest U.S. Blizzard Years To Remember:

1888, 1899, 1922, 1940, 1950, 1967, 1979, 1993, 1996, 2003, 2016 …

Math geeks, can you figure out the next predicted blizzard year after this one??

Some vintage pictures from the Great Storm of 1979 in Chicago:




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CHICAGO - FEBRUARY 02: Cars sit in the northbound lanes of Lake Shore Drive after accidents and drifting snow stranded the drivers during last night's blizzard February 2, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. As of late morning over 20 inches of snow had fallen, making this snowstorm the third largest recorded in the city. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)


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