January 22-24, 2016 - A record-breaking winter storm system tracked across the eastern United States this past weekend. The storm brought near-record amounts of snowfall from West Virginia through southern New York, as well as major coastal flooding from Virginia up to New England, with record surges Saturday morning.
The instruments on S-NPP captured the event. Click here to see NESDIS Snowfall animation for the blizzard. Below are some images created from VIIRS data. Drag bars in the images below to see before and after.
High resolution images from VIIRS for 1/11/2016 (left) and 1/24/2016 (right)
Mitch Goldberg (JPSS)
VIIRS Ocean Color Kd(490) for 1/11/2016 (left) and 1/24/2016 (right)
Menghua Wang (STAR/SOCD)