Major blizzards in U.S. history

Published On: Feb 07 2013 10:39:34 AM CST   Updated On: Dec 27 2014 02:13:27 PM CST

As the Northeast prepares to get pummeled by snow, check out the other major blizzards in U.S. history.

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Oct. 31-Nov. 3, 1991: The "Halloween Blizzard" began while children in the Upper Midwest were trick-or-treating and dumped an all-time record accumulation of 36.9 inches of snow in Duluth, Minn. In Iowa, ice shut down Interstate 35 and left 80,000 homes without power.

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