As we approach the end of November, amongst the barrage of winter-weather advisories and snow scares, KING 5 looks back into the archivesnearly one year ago, November 22, 2010,towhen the Snowpocalypse hitour unprepared city. Check out statistics, video and photos from last year s storm as a reminder to be prepared, and stay off the roads if a repeat occurs.
- Washington State Patrol responded to 710 collisions and disabled vehicles in King County and nearly 3,000 across Washington.
- Peak winds at 40-50 mph put the temperature between 10 and -5 degrees. (PHOTOS: Snowstorm aftermath around the region)
VIDEO: Scenes and storiesfrom the 2010 Snowpocalypse .
- Traffic jams on I-5 lasted for up to 6 hours and trapped hundreds in the storm. (VIDEO: Pregnant woman stuck in 5-hour backup with no end in sight)
VIDEO: SkyKING highwayflyovershowslong line ofvehicle back-up.
- Metro canceled 14 routes before the storm hit, but didn t stop 200 buses from being stuck in traffic, and articulated buses and other cars from sliding. (VIDEO: Icy hill sends one car into another in Seattle)