Storm dumps more than 10 inches of snow in parts of Texas

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Residents in parts of West and North Texas continue digging out of a winter storm that dumped more than 10 inches of snow in some locations.


The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal reports Lubbock received more than 10 inches of snow from late Friday through Saturday.

Lubbock Littlefield, Abilene and Wichita Falls all got snow

The National Weather Service says Littlefield, northwest of Lubbock, got 9 inches, while Abilene and Wichita Falls each recorded 3 inches of snow.

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The snowfall resulted in various closures and postponements. At Texas Tech University in Lubbock, final exams on Saturday were postponed for a day.
Officials in Lubbock say local roadways became quickly passable after the storm thanks to temperatures climbing above freezing and efforts to pre-treat roads before the wintry weather hit.

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