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Heavy Snow in the West & Northern Plains

28 Nov 2016, 1:51 pm

A strong low pressure center is moving through the Upper Midwest, bringing heavy snow into the Northern Plains and the mountains of the Pacific Northwest. The snow was becoming very heavy in the North Dakota with some areas reporting nearly a foot of accumulation with low visibility. Two feet of snow fell on parts of the Sierra Range of California.


More than a foot of snow will fall in several mountain locations of the west, with another 6-12″ possible in parts of North Dakota. Winter Storm Warnings and Winter Weather Advisories continue. The wind will be strong as well, with gusts above 30 mph in some areas.

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The snow will continue into this evening, but begin to diminish on Tuesday in the mountains. North Dakota will see snow through Wednesday, along with a brisk breeze.

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Stay updated on this Winter Storm with live reports from the field on WeatherNation. If you have to travel, be sure to tune in for the latest forecast, current snow totals, and road conditions.

For WeatherNation:  Meteorologist Mace Michaels


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