Snow Totals

Cold temps persist, but not for too much longer

March 25, 2015 0 Comments
Cold temps persist, but not for too much longer

Our winter-like final week of March continues with cold air pouring into the region on the heels of the most recent snow producing storm system to impact the local area. Most of the area received one to three inches of wet, slushy snow Tuesday night, adding a little extra white to our winter wonderland. Rochester […]

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February 3rd Snowfall Totals

February 4, 2015 0 Comments
February 3rd Snowfall Totals

For the 2nd consecutive time, and the 3rd time this year, the single event snowfall total at the Rochester airport is 3.9″. Funny how that works… Courtesy NWS Twin Cities …and here is a list of snowfall totals for southeast MN, northeast IA, southwest WI reported to NWS La Crosse. PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER […]

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Afternoon 1/30/15: Weekend Snow Update 1

January 30, 2015 0 Comments
Afternoon 1/30/15: Weekend Snow Update 1

A couple waves of low pressure are taking shape, one is located on the British Columbia coast, the other is going to get kicked out of a larger wave of low pressure in the southwestern U.S.   These systems are tricky to forecast due to the interacting waves – the following is our best shot based […]

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Snowfall totals from our clipper system, more chances ahead

January 21, 2015 0 Comments
Snowfall totals from our clipper system, more chances ahead

In a very Alberta Clipper-like manner, we picked up a light coating of snow across the area between late Tuesday and early Wednesday and now things are slowly quieting down in the region. Rochester slowly and methodically picked up two inches of fresh snowfall in a mere 18 hours or so which was very representative of […]

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December 26-27, 2014 Snowfall Totals

December 28, 2014 0 Comments
December 26-27, 2014 Snowfall Totals

Image: NWS La Crosse The following snowfall totals were reported to the National Weather Service offices in La Crosse, WI and Chanhassen, MN. PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI 1052 AM CST SAT DEC 27 2014 …DECEMBER 26-27 SNOWFALL REPORTS… LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE LAT/LON …IOWA… …CHICKASAW… IONIA 2W 0.5 IN 0700 AM […]

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March 4-5, 2014 Snowfall Totals

March 5, 2014 0 Comments
March 4-5, 2014 Snowfall Totals

Well, that’s over now. Uff da! A persistent, narrow band of snow delivered some extreme amounts of snow to a select few in southern Minnesota and northern Iowa. Thanks to the National Weather Service for putting snowfall totals. We’ll update this post with updated totals as more come in.   Here’s what the actual radar […]

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February 20-21, 2014 Blizzard Snowfall Totals

February 21, 2014 0 Comments
February 20-21, 2014 Blizzard Snowfall Totals

We’ll be supplementing this with more information as the day goes along and more snowfall totals are available. Thanks as always to NWS La Crosse for collecting reports. Totals in addition to the list in interactive map form here. PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI 1000 AM CST FRI FEB 21 2014 […]

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January 18, 2014 Snowfall Totals

January 20, 2014 0 Comments

Rochester’s “official” snowfall total for Saturday, January 18th was 4.1″. Click here for a summary of snowfall totals across southeast MN, northeast IA, and southwest WI courtesy of the NWS La Crosse. http://www.crh.noaa.gov/arx/?n=jan1814 PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI 738 PM CST SAT JAN 18 2014 …LATEST SNOWFALL REPORTS… LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE […]

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Snowfall Totals 1/14/13

January 14, 2014 0 Comments
Snowfall Totals 1/14/13

Courtesy NWS Chanhassen image courtesy NWS La Crosse Additional totals courtesy of the NWS below… PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI 455 PM CST TUE JAN 14 2014 …SNOWFALL REPORTS FROM THE LAST 6 HOURS… LOCATION AMOUNT TIME/DATE LAT/LON …IOWA… …WINNESHIEK… DECORAH 1.5 0406 PM 01/14 43.31N/91.79W …MINNESOTA… …DODGE… PINE ISLAND 5WSW […]

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Snowfall Totals, Cold Air Sticks Around

December 9, 2013 0 Comments

Our cold snap continues today with some reinforcement from a shot of cold air that is blowing in on west winds behind Sunday’s snow producing storm system.  Most of the area received between one and three inches, enough to coat the landscape and enhance the effects of the colder air mass that is now reaching […]

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