The First Heavy Snowfall of the Season

December 12, 2016 0 Comments

The totals are in from the weekend storm system that produced the first heavy snowfall of the season and the range was from four to nine inches, the majority of the area leaning toward the higher end of the spectrum. Here’s a look at some the totals from the National Weather Service in La Crosse.

 

Public Information Statement
National Weather Service La Crosse WI
848 AM CST Mon Dec 12 2016

...Snowfall Reports Including The Previous 48 Hours...

Location                     Amount    Time/Date       Lat/Lon              

...Iowa...

...Clayton County...
Monona WWTP                  4.7 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.04N/91.40W        
Guttenberg Dam 10            3.5 in    0600 AM 12/12   42.78N/91.10W        

...Fayette County...
Fayette                      5.3 in    0700 AM 12/12   42.85N/91.82W        
Oelwein                      3.5 in    0700 AM 12/12   42.68N/91.93W        

...Floyd County...
Charles City                 4.0 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.06N/92.67W        

...Mitchell County...
St Ansgar                    4.6 in    0630 AM 12/12   43.38N/92.92W        
Osage                        4.0 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.28N/92.81W        

...Winneshiek County...
5 ESE Decorah                5.2 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.26N/91.70W        

...Minnesota...

...Fillmore County...
Preston                      5.4 in    0808 AM 12/12   43.67N/92.07W        

...Houston County...
4 NW Eitzen                  7.5 in    0800 AM 12/12   43.56N/91.51W        
Hokah WWTP                   6.1 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.76N/91.35W        

...Mower County...
Austin Waste Water Treatment 6.6 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.65N/92.97W        

...Olmsted County...
Rochester Ap 2ne             8.3 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.93N/92.48W        
2 NNW Rochester              6.5 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.05N/92.49W        
Elgin 2ssw                   6.2 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.10N/92.27W        
Byron 4 North                6.0 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.09N/92.64W        
2 NE Rochester               6.0 in    0600 AM 12/12   44.04N/92.44W        

...Winona County...
Minnesota City Dam 5         9.0 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.16N/91.81W        
Winona Dam 5A                8.0 in    0600 AM 12/12   44.09N/91.67W        

...Wisconsin...

...Buffalo County...
Alma Dam 4                   6.0 in    0600 AM 12/12   44.33N/91.92W        

...Clark County...
Owen 2N                      6.4 in    0800 AM 12/12   44.98N/90.55W        

...Crawford County...
Lynxville Dam 9              7.0 in    0600 AM 12/12   43.21N/91.10W        
Steuben 4SE                  3.8 in    0800 AM 12/12   43.13N/90.84W        

...Grant County...
Platteville                  5.5 in    0700 AM 12/12   42.74N/90.47W        

...La Crosse County...
La Crosse Regional Airport   9.9 in    0553 AM 12/12   43.88N/91.26W        
La Crosse Weather Office     9.4 in    0600 AM 12/12   43.82N/91.19W        
La Crosse 4NNW               8.4 in    0730 AM 12/12   43.87N/91.27W        
Holmen 2s                    6.5 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.93N/91.25W        
La Crosse Snow               5.1 in    0600 AM 12/12   43.86N/91.27W        

...Monroe County...
Warrens 4WSW                 7.4 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.10N/90.59W        
Sparta                       7.0 in    0800 AM 12/12   43.94N/90.82W        
Four Corners                 6.8 in    0700 AM 12/12   44.09N/90.91W        

...Trempealeau County...
Ettrick 4WNW                 7.2 in    0738 AM 12/12   44.19N/91.34W        
Trempealeau Dam 6            6.9 in    0600 AM 12/12   44.00N/91.44W        

...Vernon County...
Westby 3ENE                  7.6 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.67N/90.81W        
Hillsboro WSW                7.3 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.65N/90.35W        
3 WNW Viola                  5.8 in    0800 AM 12/12   43.53N/90.74W        
Viroqua                      5.6 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.56N/90.88W        
Stoddard                     5.5 in    0700 AM 12/12   43.66N/91.22W        
Genoa Dam 8                  5.0 in    0600 AM 12/12   43.57N/91.23W    


The next round of accumulating snow may be this Friday and Saturday with the potential of seeing the same type of totals that we measured over the weekend. Stay tuned!    
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