Snow blankets Midwest, heads east

A storm system stretching from the Dakotas to the Florida Panhandle is predicted to bring snow to the mid-Atlantic states.

A house on the Plum Island seacoast in Newbury, Mass., sits partially collapsed into the churning surf, driven by winds from a slow-moving storm, at high tide, March 8. The storm dropped up to a foot of snow in some parts of New England, caused coastal flooding in Massachusetts and slowed the morning commute in the region to a slushy crawl. Jim Vaiknoras / Newburyport Daily News via AP
A man shovels snow on Commonwealth Avenue following a storm that left as much as a foot of snow in some areas March 8, in Boston. Darren Mccollester / Getty Images
A Subaru Outback is rolled over on Rt. 20 in Charlton, Mass., March 8, 2013. Dan Gould / Worcester Telegram & Gazette via AP
A bike taxi takes passengers for a snowy tour of Central Park in New York City on Friday, March 8. A slow-moving winter storm brought a combination of snow, rain and high winds to the northeast on Friday after moving through the Midwest and mid-Atlantic states earlier in the week. Shannon Stapleton / Reuters
United States National Guard soldiers drive through deep water in Scituate, Mass. A winter storm is dumping between 3 and 17 inches of snow in the Northeast, along with damaging winds and storm surge tides. CJ Gunther / EPA
A man walks his bicycle across the Brooklyn Bridge as snow falls. Justin Lane / EPA
People shield themselves from driving snow in Foley Square in New York City. Peter Morgan / AP
A satellite image taken on March 7 shows a late winter storm along the mid-Atlantic area of the U.S. as it moves up the coast to New England. NOAA via AFP - Getty Images
Carol Marelli walks down her flooded street on March 7, 2013, in Sea Bright, N.J., after an overnight storm. Flooding remained a problem in this and other shore towns. Water on roadways was also forcing closures in towns including Monmouth Beach, Absecon, Aberdeen, Egg Harbor Township and Wildwood. Mel Evans / AP
Ocean waves crash over a seawall and into houses along the coast in Scituate, Mass., on March 7. A winter storm brought strong winds to coastal areas in the state. Steven Senne / AP
A bicyclist rides through the snow at the beginning of a winter storm in Somerville, Mass., on March 7. Brian Snyder / Reuters
A pedestrian walks past a mural at the beginning of a winter storm in Somerville, Mass., on March 7. Brian Snyder / Reuters
A snowplow moves down a country lane during a massive blizzard near Mt. Jackson, Virginia. Washington and its suburbs face what could be their heaviest snowfall in two years on Wednesday, as a fierce storm headed east after blanketing the Midwestern United States, snarling traffic and causing hundreds of flight cancellations. Gary Cameron / Reuters
A llama seeks shelter next to an abandoned school bus at Cox Farms in Centreville, Virginia. A winter storm hit the Washington, DC area today with areas west of the city seeing signficant snowfall, but the city itself seeing minimal snow. Win Mcnamee / Getty Images
Student Hunter Gallagher uses a shovel to write a letter from his girlfriends name in the snow on the football field at Catholic University in Washington, DC. A late-season winter snowstorm is forecasted to hit the Washington area and is expected to dump 5 to 10 inches of snow. Mark Wilson / Getty Images
A morning commuter, bundled against the cold, watches the snow begin to fall in Washington early Wednesday, March 6. The Mid-Atlantic region is expected to get 6 to 10 inches of snow. J. David Ake / AP
A sign warns of snow and ice conditions on a highway in Prince William County, Virginia. A winter storm is dumping rain, sleet and snow over the Washington, DC area, making driving treacherous. Karen Bleier / AFP - Getty Images
Two men walk with snow shovels down Richwood Avenue in Morgantown, W.Va., on Wednesday A late winter storm dumped nearly a foot of snow Wednesday in West Virginia, closing schools in more than half the state and leaving more than 20,000 customers without power. David Smith / AP
Workers use shovels and brooms to remove a heavy mixture of snow and ice from the west front of the U.S. Supreme Court on March 6 in Washington, DC. A late winter storm is expected to cover the Mid-Atlantic region after dropping almost a foot of snow across the the West and Midwest. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images
U.S. Capitol Police officer Alex Rys' hat is dusted with snow as he patrols on Capitol Hill on March 6 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla / Getty Images
The sculpture "Cloud Gate", commonly known as "the bean," is covered in snow on March 5 in Chicago, Illinois. The worst winter storm of the season is expected to dump 7-10 inches of snow on the Chicago area with the worst expected for the evening commute. Brian Kersey / Getty Images
Gracie Snow, 5, sticks her tongue out while sledding down a slope Tuesday, March 5, , at Twin Sister Hills Park in Rockford, Ill. Max Gersh / Rockford Register Star via AP
Workers clean off cars at an auto dealership Tuesday, March 5, 2013, in Bloomington, Minn., after a storm dumped snow while crawling east from the Dakotas and Minnesota toward Chicago. It could bring up to 10 inches of snow in some areas. Jim Mone / AP
A satellite view shows an enormous winter storm system running across the U.S. from Canada all the way down to the Florida Panhandle. Ho / AFP - Getty Images
A snowplow slowly navigates around parked cars along West Third Street in Dubuque, Iowa. Dave Kettering / AP
Bill Ford gets help shoveling the sidewalk from his 3-year-old son, Bray, during a winter storm that came through the area in Monona, Wis., on Tuesday. Amber Arnold / AP
Pedestrians cross Main Street in Dubuque, Iowa, during a snowstorm on Tuesday. Dave Kettering / AP
From left, Mateo McGlasson, Damian Carter, Matt Anderson and Ayden Carter help push a neighbor's car free from the snow Tuesday in Rockford, Ill. Max Gersh / AP