Snow day in Las Vegas 8

Las Vegas and Henderson residents woke up to snow on Feb. 18, 2019. Meteorologists said between 0.75 and 2.25 inches of snow fell in the valley. 

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- Residents of Las Vegas, Henderson and even Boulder City woke up to quite the surprise on Monday morning - snow.

Summerlin had the most snowfall in the Far Hills Avenue area with a recorded 2.25 inches, according to FOX5 Meteorologist Cassandra Jones. The Anthem area had the second most snowfall at a recorded 1.5 inches. The southwest valley, as well as the Fort Apache and Blue Diamond area, saw 0.75 inches of snow.

The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory on Sunday for the Summerlin, Centennial Hills, Anthem, Spring Valley and central Las Vegas Valley areas. The advisory was placed from 10 p.m. to Monday morning at 4 a.m.

According to Jones, another cold storm was expected to drop in the Las Vegas Valley on Wednesday, bringing more chances for snow.

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