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Toledo tops 30 inches of snow in Jan., beats 1978

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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - This month is now the snowiest on record in Toledo.

The National Weather Service says 30.9 inches of snow have fallen in Toledo so far in January.

The Blade newspaper reports the snowfall amount tops the old mark set in January of 1978. That was the same month of the famed Blizzard of '78.

More than 50 people died in the blizzard that shut down much of the state at the end of January 36 years ago.

 

Information from: The Blade, http://www.toledoblade.com/

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