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Arctic air at the surface, combined with warmer air aloft, combined with a frontal boundary to bring significant amounts of ice, especially along and east of the Blue Ridge mountains.

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Caswell County, NC
(credit: David Vernon)
Caswell County, NC
(credit: David Vernon)
Floyd, VA
(credit: Jean Martin)
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