Thousands of flights were canceled or delayed.
Kansas Gov. Jeff Colyer issued a state of emergency declaration for some states.
"We've always used your vehicle's emergency kit." travel plans, "the declaration reads.
There are 16 inches of Iowa in 3 inches to 10 inches. Baileyville, Kansas, notched 10 inches and 7 inches fell in Salina, Kansas.
The weather system was forecasted by the North West.
More than 10 million people are under a blizzard warning.
Nearly 20 million people were under a high-wind advisory. This includes residents of Kansas, Nebraska and Iowa. Wind reports from the Central Plains.
Fort Hays State University student in Hays, Kansas, on Sunday morning. Streets were dark, and many were without power, he said.
The National Weather Service Quad Cities
The town of Chariton, Iowa, is an hour south of Des Moines.
By Monday morning, Michael Guy said CNS meteorologist. Sign up to the sky.
The storm is moving towards the lower Great Lakes. Parts of Michigan, the eastern shores of Lake Erie, as well as Maine could be seen before the storm exits the US by Wednesday morning, Guy said.
The major metropolitan areas of the Northeast. Wind gusts from 30 mph to 45 mph.