Virginia Blizzard Timelapse Video Shows Snow Piling up on Backyard Deck

By Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
Epoch Newsroom
January 24, 2016 Updated: January 24, 2016

A timelapse video gives one look at just how much snow was dumped on the Washington, D.C., metro area over the weekend.

The timelapse started on Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. and continued for exactly 24 hours.

Its compressed into just one minute, 38 seconds.


Time Lapse 1/22/2016 2PM – 1/23/2016 2PM

Posted by Ryan McElhenny on Saturday, January 23, 2016

Ryan McElhenny set up the recording on his back deck in Purcellville.

The video has been viewed millions of times across different platforms.

Snowfall totals weren’t available for Purcellville, but nearby Round Hill had 36.3 inches drop, according to the National Service. To the west, Leesburg saw 28.5 inches.