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Canaan Valley Closed Slopes Tuesday Due To Weather

Reported: Jan. 8, 2014 10:05 AM EST
Updated: Jan. 8, 2014 10:20 AM EST
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DAVIS, W.Va. (Kallie Cart, Bethany Simmons) - You know it's cold when a ski resort closes its slopes.

The slopes were closed Tuesday at Canaan Valley Ski Resort in West Virginia. The resort closed all of its lifts because it said the extreme weather conditions were threatening public safety.

Canaan said an actual temperature of -21 degrees -- before wind chill -- was measured at the top of the mountain.

Skiing resumed at the resort on Wednesday.



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