It’s Impossible To Forget The Year Ohio Saw Its Single Largest Snowfall Ever

Do you remember The Great Blizzard of 1978? Maybe you have fond memories of the frequent school closings. Maybe you recall having to shovel yourself out of your house.

This particular blizzard was dire for many parts of the country and is commonly referred to as the worst recorded snow storm in Ohio history. Thousands of people were stranded, power outages were widespread, snow drifts covered cars—even the National Guard was called in.

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For more information about this severe snow storm, watch the short video below:



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