Students at Duke University enjoy the first snow of the year on Saturday, January 30th. The season’s first snowstorm blanketed the triangle and surround area with 5 to 7 inches of snow. The severe weather and emergency conditions policy for Duke University and Duke University Health System will be in effect through 7 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 31. Frozen precipitation is predicted to continue until into the afternoon. Individuals are encouraged to use extreme caution if travel is necessary.