Snow cowl over Decrease 48 most intensive on report for early December (going again to 2003). At the least a foot of snow has fallen in 25 totally different states over previous couple of days. And snow has fallen as far south as Southern California, Tennessee, and Northern Georgia.
Snow coated the bottom on practically half of the actual property within the Decrease 48 — 46.2 % of land space — on Monday morning, the biggest space on Dec. 2 since snow cowl data from the Nationwide Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration started in 2003. Usually, a little bit greater than 1 / 4 of the nation has snow on the bottom at the moment of yr.
– Supply: Jason Samenow, Capital Climate Gang
This graphic from NOAA
I personally noticed the snow in southern California the day after Thanksgiving. This view beneath is from Interstate 5 crossing “The Grapevine” north of Los Angeles:
From the NWS: