Heavy snow hits Waxhaw area Tuesday

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Rain and wet snowflakes fell across the FOX 46 viewing area Tuesday morning. A storm along the coast threw moisture our way and as it interacted with the cold air and some snow showers developed during the morning hours.

The best chances for snow Tuesday were along and south of the I-85 corridor.

Related: Temperatures plummet, chance of snow Tuesday morning

The snow fell between 8 a.m. and 11 a.m. Tuesday morning. By noon a coastal low moved out of our area and took the precipitation with it.

The second half of our day will feature clearing skies and cool highs in the low 50s.

Tuesday: 40 percent chance for a morning rain/snow mix. Little to no accumulation. Hi: 53 Lo: 35

Wednesday: Sunny and warmer. Hi: 69 Lo: 45Thursday: Partly sunny. Hi: 72 Lo: 54

The rest of the week looks much warmer with highs in the 70s. The next rain maker moves in on Friday with a 60 percent chance for showers.

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