Winter makes an encore appearance over past weekend

March 16, 2017

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A late winter storm brought around eight inches of snow to the Tyler area on Sunday, causing some driving issues for area travelers. The storm combined with a city-wide planned power outage to bring a little extra chill to local residents.

By Mark Wilmes
tributeeditor@gmail.com

 
Nine days before the calendar says spring begins, the Tyler area received a reminder that winter is not quite done with us. Two days of snow flurries turned into a reported 8-10 inches of snow on Sunday. The winter storm caused some driving difficulties throughout the region, and late starts for some area schools Monday morning. The RTR School District had a previously scheduled day off for students on Monday.

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