Blizzard of 1996, Washington D.C. (photos)
Schools were closed, federal and city governments were shut down - and Washington, D.C. was paralyzed. It was the BLIZZARD OF 1996 and anyone who lived here back then remembers this icy super storm all too well.
Large numbers of passengers and luggage que up for attempted airline departure at Washington's National Airport, Wednesday Jan. 10, 1996. Most airports along the East Coast reopened Tuesday, freeing many travelers who had waited days for runways to be cleared of plowed snowdrifts.