Snow showers were on and off Thursday, finally ending on Friday. According to the National Weather Service, the highest snow totals neared 3.0" in Alexandria where they recorded a record-breaking 1.4" on Thursday and 1.6" on Friday. 3.0" snow totals were also reported at other central Louisiana locations like Colfax and Florien.
A snowfall report from Robeline showed 2.5". And Jena reported 2.0" of the white stuff. An inch of snowfall or less was reported in Coushatta, Many, Winnfield, and Natchitoches.
Locations in north Louisiana received mainly a dusting ( < 0.1" ) of snow.
As of Saturday morning, satellite imagery still showed snow covering the ground in parts of central Louisiana. A warming trend is expected this weekend. So, most of that snow should melt as high temps reach the 50s on Saturday with sunshine.
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