Spring blizzard moves into region
April 15, 2022
A spring blizzard that started early Tuesday morning brought some much needed moisture to the area but also created hazardous travel conditions and posed a significant threat to young livestock. By Tuesday at 5 p.m., the National Weather Service had recorded 11.5 inches of snow in Ekalaka. Additional snow fell throughout the night and into Wednesday morning.
A blizzard warning was in effect for the area from Tuesday through Thursday. Along with the snow, wind chills were below zero degrees. Total snowfall predictions for the system range anywhere between 15 inches and two feet, though exact...