Mark Majkrzak distributed bottled water to residents of Austin, Texas on Friday, February 19. Majkrzak, the founder of Rain Pure Mountain Spring Water, said he drove from Georgia to deliver the water.
Brendan Waldon repairs a utility pole in Odessa, Texas on Thursday, February 18.
Deloris Sanchez and Mallissa Lee sit on a couch as they take refuge in a Gallery Furniture store that served as a warming station in Houston.
The vehicles are stopped Thursday on Interstate 35 in Killeen, Texas.
City workers repair a broken water pipe in McComb, Mississippi on Thursday.
Metropolitan Transit Authority employees shoveled the stairs of a New York subway station on Thursday.
Emanuale Small heads to a bus station in Roanoke, Virginia on Thursday. Small had to go to a doctor’s appointment, and he was told they would push the time back a bit for him so he could still make it despite the freezing conditions.
People took refuge Thursday at a shelter in Galveston, Texas.
Cars drive slowly on an icy road in Washington, DC on Thursday.
On Thursday, Jose Blanco fills a cooler with water from a tap at a public park in Houston. Houston and several surrounding cities were subject to a boil water advisory.
Snow falls Thursday in Times Square in New York City.
Snow is cleared outside the United States Capitol on Thursday.
Jonathan Callahan expresses his gratitude after being referred to the heated shelter at the Johnnie Champion Community Center in Jackson, Mississippi on Wednesday, February 17. Some people staying at the shelter lost electricity, water and heat in their homes as a result of winter storms. Others were homeless. Food, blankets and cots were provided.
Charles Andrews returns home to his neighborhood in Waco, Texas on Wednesday. Millions of people were still without electricity.
Nathan Halaney and Katherine Pena help their neighbor, Brenda Davis, at the scene of a nearby structure fire in Austin, Texas on Wednesday.
Eric Traugott warms his young son, Eric Jr., next to a fire made from a discarded wooden cabinet outside their apartment in Austin on Wednesday.
Downed and broken trees are seen at a rest area in Huntington, West Virginia on Wednesday.
Sara Castillo loads firewood into her car in Dallas on Wednesday. Castillo’s family lost power on Sunday.
Customers wait outside a Home Depot to purchase supplies in Pearland, Texas on Wednesday. The store would only let one person in at a time because it had no electricity.
On Wednesday, a family in Austin melts snow on their stove so they have water to flush the toilet and wash the dishes. Their electricity had been restored, but they still had no running water.
Kendra Clements visits dog owner Billy Madden – along with his dogs Leroy Brown and Underdog – at Tribe Gym, a gym in Oklahoma City that has been converted into a temporary homeless shelter.
Manessa Grady adjusts an oil lamp while spending time with her sons Zechariah and Noah at their Austin home on Tuesday, February 16.
Maria Patterson is breastfeeding her baby daughter Tuesday at their Austin home, which had run out of electricity since Sunday night.
Electric service trucks line up in Fort Worth, Texas on Tuesday.
Karla Perez and Esperanza Gonzalez warm up near a barbecue after their power was cut in Houston on Tuesday.
Jorge Sanhueza-Lyon stands on his kitchen counter to warm his feet above his gas stove in Austin.
Sunlight filters through steam in Omaha, Nebraska, where temperatures fell below zero on Tuesday.
Camilla Swindle sits in a shopping cart as she and her boyfriend wait in a long line to enter a grocery store in Austin on Tuesday.
Brett Archibad entertains his family as they try to stay warm at their Pflugerville, Texas home on Tuesday.
Residents cleared snow from a sidewalk in Chicago on Tuesday.
Customers use a cell phone light to shop for meat at a Dallas grocery store on Tuesday. Even though the store lost power, it was open for cash sales only.
A United Airlines jet is de-iced at the George Bush International Airport in Houston.
A snow plow clears a parking lot in Columbus, Ohio, early Tuesday.
City worker Kaleb Love works on Tuesday to remove ice from a fountain in Richardson, Texas.
Steam rises from the frozen Missouri River in Kansas City.
Bethany Fischer washes her face as her husband, Nic, lies on a mattress in a Houston church on Tuesday. The couple lost electricity in their house.
Homes in Houston’s Westbury neighborhood were covered in snow on Monday, February 15.
James Derrick, who is homeless, peeks out of his tent in Oklahoma City on Monday. The city had spent a record five days without climbing more than 20 degrees, and it was not expected to exceed that temperature until Thursday.
Motorists slow down in Indianapolis on Monday.
A city worker cleans sidewalks in South Bend, Indiana on Monday.
Austin, Texas is blanketed in snow Monday.
Eithan Colindres wears a winter coat indoors after his family’s apartment lost power in Houston on Monday.
On Monday, two women cross Main Street as snow falls in Bowling Green, Ohio.
A boy feeds his pigs in St. Joe, Arkansas, Monday.
Ice covers a road sign in Midland, Texas on Monday.
Kirk Caudill shovels snow in Louisville, Kentucky.
Vehicles clear the ice at Nashville International Airport in Tennessee on Monday.
Teams dump the snow they removed from the streets of Oklahoma City.
People help a stuck motorist in Oklahoma City on Monday.
On Monday, people are walking on a snowy road in Austin.
Men shovel ice and snow outside stores in Louisville, Ky. On Monday.
A few cars drive through San Angelo, Texas on Sunday, February 14.
People enter a Covid-19 testing site in Seattle on Saturday, February 13. Seattle reported over 11 inches of snow over the weekend, its maximum since January 1972.
Harrison Walsh skis through Seattle’s Pike Place Market on Saturday.
Cars drive on Interstate 705 as snow falls in Tacoma, Wash. On Saturday.