Snowstorm shuts down freeways in two states

Up to 18 inches (45 cm) of snow forces closure of I-94 and I-90 in parts of ND and SD.

The North Dakota Department of Transportation and Highway Patrol closed I-94 from Mandan to Dickinson, while I-90 was closed in the northern Black Hills from Rapid City to Spearfish in South Dakota.

Thanks to Terry Homeniuk for this link

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  1. Iran (I apologize for the poor Google translation):
    Deputy Governor of Gilan:
    Snow damage in Gilan Province reached 89 billion USD.
    News id: 1253892 Service: Provinces
    09 Persian date Azar 1395 – November 29, 2016
    Deputy Governor Gilani said the snowfall damage in the province in recent days has brought more than 890 billion rials.
    Tasnim news agency reported from Rasht, Gilan Governor quoted public relations, H. Shabanpour said first estimates show that recent precipitation and snow, 893 billion rials has been damaged in different parts of Gilan province.
    Deputy Governor of Gilan coordination of civil affairs said, referring to the amount of damages in different sectors: in agriculture for horticultural crops kiwi, citrus and greenhouse as well as three units, 460 billion rials has been damaged.
    Shabanpour said snow also toll at 275 billion riyals and road transport, electricity distribution and water and sewage 10 billion to 80 billion riyals has been damaged.
    Deputy Governor of Gilan coordination of civil affairs said, according to the municipalities, municipal utilities Fooman 15 billion, 10 billion Sera Monastery, shaft 12 billion and four billion of snow Ahmadsargurab otherwise.
    Shabanpour damage in Maklavan, Toolamshahr and Gurab Zarmikh also arrange 3 billion, 6 billion and 8 billion rials said.

    Posted: 10/09/1395 (= November 30, 2016)
    Snow Damage was estimated at Ghaemshahr more than 138 million dollars
    Sari – Ayrna- director of planning and development Ghaemshahr governor said the preliminary estimate, heavy snowfall the past few days 138 billion 200 million USD Autumn different parts of the city is damaged.
    [Snow damage was estimated at Ghaemshahr more than 138 billion USD]
    Hamid Saleh, born on Tuesday in an interview with IRNA reporter added that due to heavy snowfall in the autumn that the city had started Monday evening and continued until Thursday evening damages to the citrus, water and sewage and this rural town has arrived.
    He said that horticulture has been the most damage, estimated at 138 billion USD in damages to the sector has announced.
    According to officials, 12 thousand 500 hectares of orchards in the city 220 thousand tons, 35% of which was damaged goods are not picked up.
    Chairman of the Governor’s Office of Planning and construction of water and wastewater Ghaemshahr pointed out that in rural and urban areas is estimated at 200 million USD in damages, said that the review carried out by experts, with fracture as well as 500 control participants burst water pipes have been met.
    Reporter: Mona certain Koochaksarai ** Published by: Hassan Fallahty 7334/1654

  2. Not only that, they are flat out lying when they say this is the first storm, and it’s late. More than a month ago, I sent a photo that proves it snowed then, however, it was too early for them to acknowledge, so they conveniently forget it.

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