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This Is What A Blizzard Did To The World's Largest Train Station

This is hauntingly beautiful.

Posted on January 24, 2016, at 12:57 p.m. ET

As New York City shivered through its second worst ever snowstorm, many above ground train and subway lines were suspended on Saturday.

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Metro-North trains, which run out of Grand Central Terminal, were among those shut down from 4 p.m. ET.

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This meant that during peak hour on Saturday afternoon the world's largest train station looked like this...

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[insert cricket chirping noise here]

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In case you forgot, this is what the station would normally look like, bustling with commuters and tourists marveling at the Beaux-Arts masterpiece.

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Instead, on Saturday afternoon you could practically hear a pin drop.

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Normal weekend services were set to resume from early Sunday afternoon, but at least we'll always have these haunting pictures of a very rare New York moment.

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