Who would have thought that there would be more snow in Hawaii than Chicago?
From the NWS:
URGENT - WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Honolulu HI 350 AM HST Wed Mar 1 2017 ...BLIZZARD WARNING NOW IN EFFECT FOR THE BIG ISLAND SUMMITS ABOVE 11000 FEET... .An approaching upper level trough will pass from west to east across the islands through tonight. Heavy snow showers, strong winds and poor visibilities are expected at the Big Island summits, with a chance for thunderstorms as well...
HAZARD TYPE...Heavy snow, ice, low visibility and strong winds. * ACCUMULATIONS...New snowfall amounts of 6 to 10 inches...with locally higher amounts.