In 1978, West Virginia Plunged Into An Arctic Freeze That Makes This Year’s Winter Look Downright Mild

Every winter can seem like the worst one to some folks. So far, West Virginia has seen some very cold temperatures and several inches of snow, but this was nothing compared to the Great Blizzard of 1978.

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Do you remember the ’78 blizzard? Feel free to comment below and share your memories of the event with us.

To learn more about West Virginia, check out these 5 historic winter storms.