Snow and ice arrived much earlier — and in greater amounts — than anticipated on Sunday, causing traffic issues and other nuisances throughout the region.
Late in the morning, snow began falling well before the late afternoon/early evening timeslot forecasters predicted.
Charles Metzger, a spokesman with PennDOT, said that PennDOT was “not surprised,” though, and had 300 trucks out on their roads Saturday night and throughout the day Sunday.
He said the trucks sprayed a salt brine Saturday night in anticipation of the storm.
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