This winter has seen some huge storms and left people without power for days and even weeks.
When a storm warning of this magnitude is broadcast, it's incumbant on both emergency personnel and residents to take the warnings seriously.
Kansas City's Missouri's mayor has declared a state of emergency and Kansas City International Airposrt has been shut down. allvoices.com
A massive winter storm spanning 20 states dumped more than a foot of snow in some places Thursday and brought life to a standstill in parts of the central United States.
About 60 million people -- 20% of the U.S. population -- were under winter weather warnings, watches and advisories in the 750,000 square miles affected.