Two runners jog as the snow falls on Capitol Hill, Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Washington. One in seven Americans will get at least half a foot of snow outside their homes when this weekend's big storm has finished delivering blizzards, gale-force winds, whiteout conditions and flooding to much of the eastern United States. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
It starts postcard-pretty, but this snowstorm is deadly
Postal services have been suspended in the D.C. metro area, including Montgomery and Prince George's counties in Maryland, for Saturday. There will be no deliveries, collections, or retail operations until the severe winter weather subsides.