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Snow hits the Borderland: Video, photo gallery & snow totals

TH FS Carl Hegerty
Carl Hegerty
A front yard in Northeast El Paso
TH FS Christy Guereque
Christy Guereque
Photo taken by ABC-7 Viewer Christy Guereque.
TH FS Greg Gaffney
Greg Gaffney
Photo taken by ABC-7 viewer Greg Gaffney.
TH FS Javier Esquivel
Javier Esquivel
Photo taken by ABC-7 viewer Javier Esquivel in far east El Paso
TH FS Joe Nava (Socorro)
Joe Nava
Photo of ABC-7 viewer Joe Nava's back yard in Socorro.
TH FS Julio-Cesar Chavez 1
Snow covers a stop sign in central El Paso
TH FS Julio-Cesar Chavez 2
Snow covers a home in central El Paso
TH FS Lencho Rodriguez (San Eli)
Lencho Rodriguez
Lencho Rodriguez's yard is covered in snow in San Elizario.
samantha aranda
Samantha Aranda
Pecan trees covered in snow in Clint.
TH FS Levy Schrock (northeast)
Levy Schrock
ABC-7 viewer Levy Schrock measured the snow in Northeast El Paso
TH FS Bruce Carleton
Bruce Carleton
A snow outline of Texas
TH FS Enrique Granillo (socorro)
Enrique Granillo
Snow covers trees and a back yard in Socorro.
TH FS Mary Helen Biel (las cruces)
Mary Helen Biel
Snow covers a field in Las Cruces

EL PASO, Texas -- The Borderland was covered with snow as people woke up Wednesday morning. ABC-7 warned viewers in advance about the winter storm by issuing a First Alert.

Officially 2.0" of snow was reported at the El Paso International Airport. The National Weather Service said trained weather spotters reported 0.8" of snow in northeast Las Cruces, 4.0" in east El Paso, 3.6" in northeast El Paso and 1.5" in Alamogordo. A foot of snow clobbered both Ruidoso and Cloudcroft.

Map shows 24-hour snowfall totals for the Borderland as of Wednesday evening.

Take a look in the gallery toward the top of this article for some of the gorgeous photos shared by viewers. If you'd like to share your photos, just go to or download the ABC-7 Stormtrack Weather and Traffic App.

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