April snowfall record shattered
April 29, 2022
Another spring blizzard swept through the area over the weekend. The system resulted in another 18.3 inches of snow and 1.34 inches of precipitation, according to the National Weather Service. Almost 70 percent of the snow from the system fell on Saturday, and accompanying high winds again led to several state highways closures in the area. Highway 212 was closed by 9 a.m., and by noon Highway 323 and Highway 7 were also closed. High winds persisted on Sunday and blizzard conditions continued, even as snow tapered off in the afternoon. It took crews until around 5 p.m. on Monday to clear dr...
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