Snow Advisory issued for parts of East Tennessee today

KNOXVILLE, Tenn (WVLT) -- It may be spring, but somebody better tell Mother Nature.

Send us your pictures of snow: here.

Part of East Tennessee received anywhere from a few flakes to a dusting of snow Monday morning as a cold front continues to move through the area. Parts of the plateau received up to 2" inches of snow according to WTVF-TV in Nashville.

Morgan County Schools were put on a two hour delay Monday morning due to the weather conditions on the plateau.

And we're not out of the woods yet.

The National Weather Service has issued a Snow Advisory for the Smoky Mountain areas of the following Tennessee counties until 4 p.m. Monday: Blount County, Cocke County, Monroe County, Sevier County

Scattered to numerous snow showers can be expected today. The
snowfall can be locally heavy at times reducing visibilities to
less than one-quarter mile, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow accumulations in the mountain areas could total between 1 and 3 inches by late afternoon, with locally heavier amounts possible with the stronger bands.

Stay connected to Volunteer TV News and volunteertv.com for continued coverage of this developing news story.


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