The recent blizzard in New York has caused serious disruptions across the city, with the dangerous conditions pulling some parts of the icy metropolis to a standstill.

Another result of the falling powder are these epic timelapses that demonstrate the volume of snow that has piled up in the area. The somewhat poetic growth of the blanket doesn’t seem to slow throughout the video, filling the screen with a cluttering of white space. Pun intended.

 

Video is courtesy of BBC