Stunning photos from space show the 'bomb cyclone' snowstorm blasting the US East Coast
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A "bomb cyclone" winter storm is pummeling the US East Coast with blizzard-like snow and wind conditions.

The huge storm was born when a surge of moist ocean air spiraled north to meet a frigid blast of Arctic air — the perfect recipe for a Nor'easter.

The winter storm has gained considerable strength over the past 24 hours, leading to what may be the region's most intense (and rapidly intensifying) in more than 40 years, according to Eric Holthaus, a meteorologist and writer.

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