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Two years ago: Washington, D.C. crippled by Snowpocalypse


The Jefferson Memorial in snow on December 19, 2009. (CWG commenter scottlunt)

Amazing­­ly, Snowpocalyspe was overshadowed by the Snowmageddon and Snoverkill storms of February 4-5 and 9-10 later that same historic season. Most years, Snowpocalyspe would’ve been the storm everyone remembered. Now, it’s almost as if it never happened...

See also my summary post from last year, which contains several more interesting links to re-live the storm...

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