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Pikes Peak gets season's first snow


Colorado, USA
Overnight the summit of Pikes Peak - and several other high elevation areas - saw the season's first snowfall accumulating a few inches in some places. It is RARE weather for this time of year. "It's kind of strange to see snow up here in the beginning of September and a lot of people aren't real used to it yet." Park officials say a two mile stretch of the Pikes Peak Highway temporarily closed as a result of the
light snow fall.

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