ROANOKE, Va. (AP) -- Portions of southwest Virginia are digging out from a rare April snowstorm.
The National Weather Service says Blacksburg received nearly 7 inches of snow from Thursday's storm. Virginia Tech canceled its Thursday evening classes.
The Roanoke Times (http://bit.ly/9csRCw) reports the Roanoke area had its first measurable April snow in 20 years.
The snow is expected to melt quickly with highs reaching the 60s by Sunday.
Information from: The Roanoke Times, http://www.roanoke.com
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