The powerful winter storm Jonas brought the second largest snowfall in New York City's history. According to Weather.com, "the blizzard buried a large portion of the Northeast urban corridor with more than 2 feet of snow from the Washington, D.C. area to New York City Jan. 22 into early Jan. 24, 2016," adding that "at least 33 people have died in the storm and a quarter of a million customers have lost power and hundreds of crashes have been reported." Take a look at some images and scroll down to see stunning NASA photos of the historic storm.

 

 

 

 

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A fork in the road splits plowed and unplowed roads January 25, 2016 in Takoma Park, Maryland. Winter Storm Jonas hit the East Coast over the weekend, breaking snowfall records, causing 29 storm-related deaths, leaving thousands of homes without power and serious flooding in coastal areas. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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A sledder goes airborne on the hills next to Takoma Park Middle School January 25, 2016 in Takoma Park, Maryland. Children and adults enjoyed the fast and slick conditions left behind by Winter Storm Jonas, a major snowstorm that hit the East Coast over the weekend breaking snowfall records and while causing flooding in the Mid-Atlantic region. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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New York Fire Department firefighters stock up on salt before New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio speaks about the city's preparedness for an upcoming snowstorm at the Spring Street salt shed on January 21, 2016 in New York, NY. Winter Storm Jonas is expected to hit New York City between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning and the National Weather Service recently included New York City on a blizzard watch. (Photo by Bryan Thomas/Getty Images)
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Pedestrians walk on the snow on Pennsylvania Avenue in the front of the White House January 25, 2016 in Washington, DC. Winter Storm Jonas hit the East Coast over the weekend, breaking snowfall records, causing 29 storm-related deaths, leaving thousands of homes without power and serious flooding in coastal areas. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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A snowplow stalls in front of the Treasury Department on Pennsylvania Avenue January 25, 2016 in Washington, DC. Winter Storm Jonas hit the East Coast over the weekend, breaking snowfall records, causing 29 storm-related deaths, leaving thousands of homes without power and serious flooding in coastal areas. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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People pose for pictures in the freshly fallen snow outside the White House, January 22, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Workers shovel snow during a snowstorm at Times Square in the Manhattan borough of New York January 23, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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General view of the Central Park under a snow on January 24, 2016 in New York. A massive blizzard that claimed at least 16 lives in the eastern United States finally appeared to be winding down Sunday, giving snowbound residents the chance to begin digging out. (FRANCOIS XAVIER MARIT/AFP/Getty Images)
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A man walks in heavy snow through Central Park on January 23, 2016 in New York City. A major Nor'easter is hitting much of the East Coast and parts of the South as forecasts warn of up to two feet of snow in some areas. (Photo by Astrid Riecken/Getty Images)