Photos: Frigid weather hits East

Updated 10:48 AM ET, Fri January 24, 2014
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A woman exhales in the freezing temperatures of Philadelphia on Thursday, January 23. Driven by frigid arctic air, a powerful system is making a mess of things up and down the Eastern Seaboard, especially from Washington to Boston. More than a foot of snow has fallen in parts of the Northeast. Matt Rourke/AP
Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup involving about 15 semitrailers and about 15 passenger vehicles and pickup trucks along Interstate-94 near Michigan City, Indiana, on January 23, in this photo provided by the Indiana State Police. Indiana State Police/AP
A fisherman fires up a welding torch while working on repairs to the Harmony, an ice-covered fishing trawler, in Portland, Maine, on January 23. Robert F. BukatyAP
A woman's hair is blown by the wind while walking in downtown Atlanta on January 23. David Goldman/AP
Windblown snow swirls around a man under elevated train tracks in Philadelphia on Wednesday, January 22. Matt Rourke/AP
Workers shovel snow off seating at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, on January 22. The stadium will host Super Bowl XLVIII. Julio Cortez/AP
Tommy Mallios, left, and his brother Evan shovel snow from a sidewalk in Scituate, Massachusetts, on January 22. Steven Senne/AP
A snow blower clears a sidewalk next to a statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Union Square Park in New York City on January 22. John Moore/Getty Images
A man makes his way on a snow-covered path between apartment buildings in New York on January 22. Mark Lennihan/AP
A man crosses a street in downtown Baltimore on January 22. Patrick Semansky/AP
People sleep inside a Metrobus parked at Union Station in Washington on January 22. The bus was designated a warming station for the homeless. Mark Wilson/Getty Images
A woman walks in Baltimore as snow falls Tuesday, January 21. Patrick Semansky/AP
Dusk falls over a snow-covered White House in Washington on January 21. Jacquelyn Martin/AP
Workers shovel snow in front of Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, on January 21 before an NBA game between the Orlando Magic and Brooklyn Nets. Kathy Willens/AP
An umbrella comes in handy for a woman on a snow-covered path in Boston Common on January 21. Steven Senne/AP
Wind kicks up snow January 21 in front of a statue in Jersey City, New Jersey. Julio Cortez/AP
People brave the elements in New York's Times Square on January 21. Mark Lennihan/AP
Jason Stoudemire keeps warm while out in Centre Square in Easton, Pennsylvania, on January 21. SUE BEYER/Express-Times /Landov
Workers clear snow off the steps of the U.S. Capitol in Washington on January 21. Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times /Landov
The tugboat Commissioner breaks up ice in Chicago's Burnham Harbor on January 21. Scott Olson/Getty Images
An airplane is de-iced as heavy snow falls at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, on January 21. UPI/Kevin Dietsch /LANDOV
A man walks through a snow storm in New York on January 21, as a storm alert was issued from noon Tuesday until 6 a.m. Wednesday, with as much as a foot of snow forecast for the metro area. EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images
Pedestrians make their way through snowfall in New York's Times Square on January 21. Mark Lennihan/AP
A woman walks through a snow storm on January 21 in south Philadelphia. Matt Slocum/AP
Snow falls as tourists take in the New York skyline from the Brooklyn Bridge Park on January 21. EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT /LANDOV
Icy roads cause hazardous conditions as cars slip and slide in Staten Island on January 21. Staten Island Advance /Landov
People walk past the art installation "Red Cube" by Isamu Noguchi in New York during a snow storm on January 21. Andrew Burton/Getty Images
People walk with umbrellas through snow fall in New York on January 21. EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images
Blustery conditions make for a chilly walk in New York. Andrew Burton/Getty Images
A truck plows an access road to the Empty Sky Memorial at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, New Jersey on January 21. Julio Cortez/AP
People try to cover up head to toe during frigid conditions in New York on January 21. Andrew Burton/Getty Images
A worker clears snow off sidewalks at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, on January 21. Al Behrman/AP
A member of the Secret Service Uniform Division stands guard in front of the White House as snow falls in Washington on January 21. MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images
Tony Ciambrello and his granddaughter Addie Maurer walk home from St. Mark's Catholic School in Bristol Borough, Pennsylvania, on January 21. Lebanon Daily News/Kim Weimer/AP
A person draws a happy face in the snow on a car window in New York. EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images
Antione Larkins shovels snow out of his driveway in Champaign, Illinois, on January 21. News-Gazette/John Dixon/AP