The Snowiest Town In The Nation Is Right Here In Alaska

On December 9, 2017, Valdez experienced the snowstorm of a lifetime. The incredibly heavy snowfall hit the coastal town and the mountains above, steadily dumping heavy, wet snow for an hour and a half. It turns out that this is one of the most extreme snowfalls on record.

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Watch the KTNN News Coverage, posted Saturday December 9, 2017 at 7:09 PM:

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Were you in the middle of the intense snowfall? Tell us about it in the comments below.