NASA astronaut from ISS on Twitter- more than 330 kilometer above North America:

Scott Kelly [email protected]
Day 302. #Blizzard2016 gave us an impressive view below. Stay warm!

#GoodNight from @space_station!

#YearInSpace

The facts on the ground, east coast United States of America:

  • Millions of people in the US eastern side are covered by a  thick blanket of snow. It has paralysed transport, as well in the capital and NYC.
  • As householders dug themselves out of drifts up to 40in (102cm) deep, the hazards of shovelling snow were brought home by at least six deaths.
  • 12 people have died in other snow-related incidents since Friday.
  • The storm, dubbed Snowmageddon and Snowzilla on social media, is lessening and heading for the Atlantic Ocean.
  • It has affected some 85 million people, cutting power to 200,000 people.
  • Some 7,000 flights were cancelled this weekend and with at least 615 cancelled for Monday.

See more reports from ISS on Globalo:

The 7 coolest things NASA does on the ISS.

Happy Thanksgiving from Space.