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Old 02-27-2008, 06:37 AM
 
Location: Charlevoix
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Default Snowfall, so far

So far this year we have gotten 136 inches of snow, more to come BUT thats still below our average of around 160-inches.

You?

 
Old 02-27-2008, 09:43 AM
 
Location: West Michigan
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139.5" so far this year. 41+ just for Feb. Above normal for this area (Northern Maine) but not too bad I guess. They are saying we will be pushing 180" by the end of the season this year. 12" tonight and tomorrow, then another storm Friday, with another one right behind that one as well. I was in High School in the UP of Michigan, so this isn't squat . Locals are complaining though, LOL. They didn't believe me when I told them I moved to Maine for the milder winters. Normal is 110" a season for this area.
 
Old 02-27-2008, 09:46 AM
 
Location: Charlevoix
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lol, I moved to NW MI from SE MI just to get more snow!
 
Old 02-27-2008, 10:30 AM
 
Location: So. Dak.
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Oh, I know the answer to this one without looking it up again. As I was searching for my year to date highs and lows, which I still can't find,, I did see that my area has had 12 and a half inches of snow so far this season. I knew we were below average and I don't care, but we're WELL below average. We get 31 inches of snowfall per season in a normal year.

It's interesting that you brought this subject up. This morning TWC was showing the different areas that are way above average for snowfall. They said NH was over 20 inches above average so far. A lot of areas seem to be high this season.
 
Old 02-27-2008, 10:35 AM
 
Location: West Michigan
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We are 54" above the normal for this time of year according to the National Weather Service.
 
Old 02-27-2008, 12:37 PM
 
Location: Bourbonnais, IL
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Originally Posted by Jammie View Post
Oh, I know the answer to this one without looking it up again. As I was searching for my year to date highs and lows, which I still can't find,, I did see that my area has had 12 and a half inches of snow so far this season. I knew we were below average and I don't care, but we're WELL below average. We get 31 inches of snowfall per season in a normal year.

It's interesting that you brought this subject up. This morning TWC was showing the different areas that are way above average for snowfall. They said NH was over 20 inches above average so far. A lot of areas seem to be high this season.
I knew snowfall tailed off the farther west in SD you went but I didn't know you guys averaged that little. I believe Des Moines, IA even averages more, despite being well south. They've had somewhere around 50 inches this year, so I've heard.

My grandmother's town: Oskaloosa, IA: just southeast of Des Moines had a foot + snow fall on them in a 3 hour period followed by another foot of snow a couple days later. This was just a couple weeks ago. She said the snow is the deepest shes seen in 50+ years living in the same house
 
Old 02-27-2008, 01:04 PM
 
Location: TN, to AK one day
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we may have hti 2 inches with last nights/this mornings 1 inch (which has all melted btw)

about average
 
Old 02-27-2008, 01:19 PM
 
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Grand Forks ND we have had 30.5 inches....just about 2 off of normal (season to date). March is typically the snowiest month...total average somewhere close to 15.

Dan
 
Old 02-27-2008, 01:54 PM
 
Location: North Denver Metro
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Denver has recorded about 35" of snow so far. Average is around 61". March is also our snowiest month.
 
Old 02-27-2008, 03:06 PM
 
Location: Maine
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95" in north eastern Maine as of this morning.
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