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First lowland snow of the year hits Bellingham

Snow falls near Whatcom Falls Park on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Bellingham.
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Snow falls near Whatcom Falls Park on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Bellingham.

Schools in Blaine, Ferndale and Lummi Nation will start two hours late Friday after the first snowfall of the season overnight left driving conditions hazardous.

Mount Baker school buses are on snow routes; Bellingham had no school today due to a regularly scheduled teacher workday. Assumption School is also starting two hours late and Whatcom Hills Waldorf will classes start one hour late.

Classes at Western Washington University will not begin until 11 a.m.

Here’s a list of school closures and delays in Whatcom and other Puget Sound counties will be reported by Flash News, an alert system for emergency messages.

This list updates automatically. To add a cancellation, send notices to newsroom@bellinghamherald.com.

Check out Washington Department of Transportation cameras for road conditions along I-5.

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