Snow advisories issued for 16 cities and counties of the province.
The Gangwon Regional Office of Meteorology said that the Misiryeong Pass along the northern part of Mount Seorak received 38 cm (16 inches) of snowfall as of 3 p.m., while Sokcho got 32 cm.
A road on the Misiryeong Pass linking Sokcho and Inje was temporarily closed to traffic.
Meanwhile, a blizzard in Daegwallyeong caused drivers to exercise caution.
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