Spokane schools closed after record snowfall overnight
SPOKANE, Wash. -- Thousands are without power in Spokane this morning after a snowstorm blanketed the city with more than three inches of snow. According to the National Weather Service in Spokane, the airport got 3.3 inches of snow Tuesday, breaking the record set in 1981. The snowstorm downed tree branches and power lines, causing widespread power outages. More than 20,000 people were still without power at 5 a.m. Wednesday.