As Jonas looms large - the blizzard, not Nick - the mid-Atlantic seaboard is making preparations for what is expected to be a storm of historical proportions.
If you love wintery excitement, this storm could be the ultimate adventure. If you hate winter, this storm will no doubt challenge your resolve.
Love it or hate it, everyone can appreciate these joyful scenes of Syrian children finding playful refuge in the snow. And maybe take a little heed on how to weather a storm.