Seattle receives the most snow in 70 years, bitter cold temperatures expected

Seattle receives the most snow in 70 years, bitter cold temperatures expected

Seattle receives the most snow in 70 years, bitter cold temperatures expected

The National Weather Service says light snow has started to make its way into the interior lowlands Sunday afternoon.

Forecast snowfall totals include 3-4 inches on Monday night and an additional 2-3 inches during the day on Tuesday.

It looks like students could be in for more snow days this week.

Residents in Portland and Seattle, two cities where rain is more common than snow in the winter, emptied grocery store shelves and waited in long lines to buy shovels and de-icer.

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After a break in the precipitation Sunday afternoon, the NWS predicts a second round of wintry weather will affect the region Sunday night into Monday with freezing rain, sleet and snow.

In California, more than 120 visitors and staff members were rescued Thursday in a Sierra Nevada resort after being trapped by up to seven feet of snow.

A worker walks across a snow-covered parking lot, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019, at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in Seattle.

The National Weather Service said gusts hit 40 miles per hour (64 kph) in some areas, and authorities said residents on the islands' north shores should be prepared for coastal flooding.

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In Tacoma, hundreds of people turned out for a snowball fight in a park after someone who lives nearby suggested it on Facebook. In Seattle, snowfall from February 3 and 4 lingered into the week as below-freezing temperatures gripped the area.

But it wasn't all fun and games for the people scheduled on the hundreds of flights that were canceled in Seattle and Portland over the weekend.

Almost 8 inches of snow fell at Seattle-Tacoma Airport, where hundreds of flights were canceled, CBS News' Carter Evans reports.

Another was pictured walking along the waterfront in Seattle, with what looked like a solid wall of white behind her.

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In addition to snow-packed, slippery roadways, blowing and drifting snow can create whiteout conditions as winds strengthen around the storm.

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