Blizzard of 2015 visualizations and news apps

Today’s storm coincides with a flurry of related visualizations and news apps. Here are a few that caught our eye.


WNYC‘s Data News team was quick to provide embeddable radar, transit trackers and traffic maps.



The New York Times built a dashboard to track the status of airports, trains, and schools in the NYC area.



Chris Whong built a timelapse map on CartoDB of snow plows traveling around New York City last night.



The Boston Globe built a static map of snow accumulation.

map and visualize global weather conditions. The wind data are updated every three hours. The tech is open-source.



Smithsonian published a map tracking geo-tagged social media updates related to the storm.




Bloomberg Businessweek compiled flight delay and cancellation data.




The Guardian posted a collage of live camera feeds from U.S. East Coast cities.


Aleszu Bajak

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