And then, of course, there is the blizzard of tweets about who will create Kate Middleton's wedding dress.
And please keep at least one hand on the wheel since we're driving in a blizzard.
A blizzard was headed for the Northeast; up to 24 inches of snow were predicted.
After the blizzard of 1888, government commanded that utilities in Manhattan be put under ground.
But his subject turned on him—a six-mile trek through a blizzard lead to pneumonia, costing Bentley his life on December 23, 1931.
There were six inches of soft, new snow, but the sun was rising clear, and there were no signs of a blizzard.
They said he was worried over a special from the Cat that was caught in the blizzard.
I observe it again to-day at this very writing, in the first blizzard of the season.
We were so eager to start that we would willingly have gone off in a blizzard.
But on reaching St. Louis the following Monday afternoon we were overtaken by a blizzard.
"strong, sustained snowstorm," 1859, origin obscure (perhaps somehow connected with blaze (n.1)); it came into general use in the U.S. in this sense the hard winter 1880-81. OED says it probably is "more or less onomatopœic," and adds "there is nothing to indicate a French origin." Before that it typically meant "violent blow," also "hail of gunfire" in American English from 1829, and blizz "violent rainstorm" is attested from 1770. The winter storm sense perhaps is originally a colloquial figurative use in the Upper Midwest of the U.S.