Southern and parts of Central Vermont saw the bulk of the latest winter storm overnight, with snowfall continuing throughout the day. A winter storm warning remains in effect for the Southern Counties until 7 p.m. tonight according to the National Weather Service. A couple of flakes are just starting to fall here in the Champlain Valley, but not that much accumulation is expected. Be careful traveling today, and for updated road conditions, access VTrans 511 online service. A number of cameras are positioned throughout the state by VTrans, to access their road images click on a camera icon on the 511 interactive map. Cameras are located in Derby, Georgia, Milton, Williston, Bolton, Newbury, Brookfield, Bethel, Fair Haven, Brandon, Woodford (Route 9) and Guilford.
The National Weather Service has indicated that snow is now on the ground in every state with the exception of Florida. Seven inches of snow are atop Mauna Kea in Hawaii. In total, 69.4 percent of the continental United States is covered by snow- more than doubling the snow cover from last month.