Parts of north Georgia see several inches of snow

The first snow of 2022 dumped several inches on north Georgia early Monday morning. Many across north Georgia woke up to blankets of white on their lawns and gusty winds Monday morning.

Up to 1.5 inches of snow fell in the west metro Atlanta area. In north Georgia, up to four inches of snow accumulated in areas above 2,000 feet.

Snow and strong winds knocked down trees and power lines across north Georgia.

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In DeKalb County, a tree fell on a home on Glenwood Road, killing a 5-year-old boy inside.

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LET IT SNOW! The first snow of 2022 has officially arrived! Here's how it looks in Cherokee County so far this morning....

Posted by WSB-TV on Monday, January 3, 2022