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Light Snow Event of Sunday March 12, 2017


An area of low pressure moved well south of eastern North Carolina as a dome of cold Canadian high pressure moved southeast into the eastern Carolinas. This combination led to a light snow event over southern portions of eastern North Carolina during the morning hours of Sunday March 12, 2017. 


Snow Flurries produce a light dusting at Greenville, NC, Sunday March 12, 2017. (Courtesy WNCT).