Unexpected April snow fall

'Ranges from 0.5-3.5 near Spokane,. says Van Horn

CHENEY – Residents across Eastern Washington woke up to an unexpected surprise on Friday, April 8, as snow blanketed various parts of the region.

According to Steven Van Horn, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service, the snowfall totals were particularly noteworthy for this time of year.

"Rosalia saw an astonishing 4.8 inches of snow, marking a record for April snowfall in the area," Van Horn said. "We've been keeping records on Rosalia's weather since the late 1800s, and this is the most snow they've ever seen in April."

Additionally, Ritzville received half an inch of snow, while t...


Reader Comments(0)