Piper Jeffords, 9, learns the skill of snowboarding Tuesday at Fort Massac State Park At the top of the hill is her mother Molly Jeffords. Metropolis received 6- to 7-inches of snow on Monday. According to WPSD, the region received 6- to 12-inches snow depending on the location and drifting. The snow fell steadily from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday. The National Weather Service in Paducah recorded 8.9 inches making it the fifth largest single-day snowfall since record keeping began in December 1937. The largest was 14 inches on Dec. 22, 2004. Another 4- to 12-inches was expected in the region mid-week.
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