Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi were among the southern states that were covered with snow Thursday night. The rare snowfall occurred across Houston, Austin and into southern Texas near the border. A National Weather Service employee even reported 7 in. of snow near Corpus Christi while some parts of Alabama & Mississippi recorded 6 in. as of Friday morning. In San Antonio, 2.5 in. of snow was unusual, as the last major snowfall was in 1987.
— NWS Twin Cities (@NWSTwinCities) December 8, 2017
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— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) December 8, 2017