A pile of shoveled snow stands in the plaza on the east side of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2016 in Washington, DC.
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Washington DC prepares for 2ft of 'crippling' snow

The National Weather Service has said that millions of people in the US mid-Atlantic region should prepare for "crippling" snow.

Forecasters say 2ft of snow could fall over the weekend in some areas, with Washington to bear the brunt.

Rajini Vaidyanathan has been out to see how the city is getting ready.

  • 21 Jan 2016
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