02 - 14 - 2014 Centre Co. got more snow than originally predicted
[CDT] - Yesterday's snowstorm pounded Centre County yesterday, dropping nearly 8 inches of snow, closing schools, canceling meetings, flights and shutting down highways there. The weather prompted all Centre County school districts to close, as well as several private schools and day cares. Today, two-hour delays were announced for most schools there. Storm totals varied around the county. During the afternoon, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service said that a heavy band of snow that made its way northward dropped 1 to 2 inches an hour. Nearly all flights in and out of University Park Airport were canceled Thursday. West Penn Power reported no outages.