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KHQ WEATHER AUTHORITY: City Of Spokane In Stage 1 Snow Event

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SPOKANE, Wash. - After getting blanketed with snow all Monday morning, the City of Spokane declared a Stage 1 Snow Event. 

A Stage 1 Snow Event is declared when 2 inches are on the ground and at least 4 more are anticipated. 

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With the Stage 1, all parked cars need to be moved off arterial and bus routes. 

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If you have questions about the City of Spokane's snow plowing, you can call the Snow Hotline at (509) 456-2666. You can also check out the city's Snow Plow Routes map by clicking on the link to the right of this story. 

On Monday night, the City of Spokane says they will have a total of 42 trucks, working in teams, focusing on emergency routes, major and primary arterials, fixed STA bus routes, and residential hill routes. There will be 7 teams of graders, 8 plow crews consisting of 2 plows and a de-icer, and 4 de-icer/sanders, 1 in each of the outlying areas and 1 in the downtown Central Business District will all be out on Monday night. 

Drivers are asked to slow down, yield to plows and to keep a safe distance between you and the car ahead.

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