Winter wonderland for Hawaii transplants in Pacific Northwest

Source: Dave & Jennifer Boynton
Source: Dave & Jennifer Boynton

PACIFIC NORTHWEST (HawaiiNewsNow) - It's usually rain that pounds the Seattle area, but right it's being blanketed with snow.

A winter storm is hitting the Pacific Northwest, closing schools, causing hundreds of car accidents and backing up air travel.

Seattle normally sees eight inches of snow for an entire winter, but forecasters predict up to 12-inches in the next 24 hours.

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