Columbia, South Carolina received its earliest snowfall in 125 years of weather records on November 1st, beating its earliest snow record by 8 days! The Smokey Mountains received 16 inches over the night of October 31st and on the morning of November 1st, 18 states were showing at least some amount of snow. Greenville, SC was hit so hard with the weather that trees were downed and power outages occurred. Buurrr!
Full story here: http://www.drroyspencer.com/2014/11/earliest-snow-in-columbia-sc/