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Posted 18 February 2018 - 11:26 AM

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Some light snow falling here just after 11 AM MDT with a temperature of 29 F.

 

Heavy snow, blowing snow and fog at 12:25 PM.

 

Temperature has fallen back to 21 F.


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 11:41 AM

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I guess another factor could be that ground temps are still pretty cold and even though surface temps might only be 33-35 it will still freeze on surface areas
Tough forecast either way tho


This. Even liquid falling into surface temps a few degrees above freezing is going to freeze on contact.

Yep, better to be safe especially on a work day when there is more traffic


Tomorrow is a holiday so less people on the roads.

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 11:47 AM

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I was looking at the 00z euro earlier by mistake. The 12z dropped qpf down to just over an inch for CR. Still looks like mostly rain here.

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 11:49 AM

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I actually remember last year when the air temps were 36-38 there was ice eveywhere and cars were going in the ditch like crazy. That was after a really long cold stretch tho

Not sure how surface temps are right now tho since it’s been decently warm last few weeks

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:26 PM

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Heavy snow, blowing snow and fog at 12:25 PM.

 

Temperature has fallen back to 21 F.

 

Moderate snow at 1:25 PM.  Not so much blowing snow at the moment as the wind has slackened considerably.

 

Temp 19 F.


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:27 PM

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18z Nam crushes southern IA with ice

Much colder and farther east with that 2nd wave Tuesday

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:38 PM

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MKE afd mentions the NE surface flow and they think temps will stay below freezing tomorrow north of MSN-MKE

Also said the models don’t handle this type of set up well and likely be changes

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:46 PM

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18z Nam crushes southern IA with ice

Much colder and farther east with that 2nd wave Tuesday

yea that run is gross.


2017-18 Snowfall: 

TOTAL: 40.0"

(Dec. 8: 0.1") (Dec. 24: 1.1") (Dec. 28: 1.1") (Dec. 29: 5.4") (Dec. 30: 0.3") (Jan. 2: 0.5") (Jan. 11: 0.3") (Jan. 14: 2.0")(Feb. 3: 0.4") (Feb. 5: 4.6")(Feb. 6-8: 1.0") (Feb. 9: 4.3")(Feb. 10: 2.8")(Feb. 11: 1.2”) (Feb. 17: 1.8")(Mar. 6: 1.9") (Mar. 24: 8.6") (Apr. x 0.3") (Apr. 8: 3.3")


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:48 PM

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My heart wants a ice storm, but my brain says no. At least it isn't looking very windy.
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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:53 PM

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My heart wants a ice storm, but my brain says no. At least it isn't looking very windy.


Yeah I’ve never been through an ice storm so don’t know really what to expect lol
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Posted 18 February 2018 - 12:54 PM

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Yeah I’ve never been through an ice storm so don’t know really what to expect lol

it's terrible. You don't want to experience one, trust me on that. E IA had a really bad one in like 2009, but hasnt had much in the way of FZR since. I'd very much like to keep it that way.


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2017-18 Snowfall: 

TOTAL: 40.0"

(Dec. 8: 0.1") (Dec. 24: 1.1") (Dec. 28: 1.1") (Dec. 29: 5.4") (Dec. 30: 0.3") (Jan. 2: 0.5") (Jan. 11: 0.3") (Jan. 14: 2.0")(Feb. 3: 0.4") (Feb. 5: 4.6")(Feb. 6-8: 1.0") (Feb. 9: 4.3")(Feb. 10: 2.8")(Feb. 11: 1.2”) (Feb. 17: 1.8")(Mar. 6: 1.9") (Mar. 24: 8.6") (Apr. x 0.3") (Apr. 8: 3.3")


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 01:26 PM

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Moderate snow at 1:25 PM.  Not so much blowing snow at the moment as the wind has slackened considerably.

 

Temp 19 F.

 

Moderate snow; blowing snow @ 2:25 PM...visibility about 1/4 mile (though it did seem to be falling in the last 10 minutes).

 

Winds have picked up out of the NE again; gusting over 25 mph. 

 

Temp 15 F.

 

Going out to move my refuse can in; it looked like there were some 5 inch drifts; though the amount of new snow probably considerably less.


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 01:30 PM

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Green Bay forecast area still going with a watch for now. Want to wait and let the midnight shift decide on advisory/warnings. Mentions the warmer guidance along with warmer road temps

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 01:44 PM

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MPX removed the ice potential for the metro. Should stay cold enough here to remain all or mostly snow.

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 01:47 PM

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it's terrible. You don't want to experience one, trust me on that. E IA had a really bad one in like 2009, but hasnt had much in the way of FZR since. I'd very much like to keep it that way.


We lucked out in the big one we had last year. It ended up getting to 33° about halfway into the event, so it stayed liquid after that and we ended up with only 0.3" at UNL. Could have been way worse.

2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 3 (Last: 6/6/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 1 (Last: 6/9/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 5 (Last: 6/6/2018)

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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2017-2018: 12/23-12/24 (3.6), 1/22 (1.8), 2/5 (1.6), 2/6 (2.0), 2/9-2/10 (2.8), 2/21-2/22 (1.9), 4/14-4/15 (2.0)

 

Total Snowfall for 2017-2018 @ KLNK: 21.4"               Coldest Low: -19*F (1/1/2018)

 

First flake of the season: 10/31/2017 @ 1:17 PM        Last flake of the season: 4/15/2018 @ 9:22 AM


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 02:19 PM

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DMX disco- 

 

Bottom Line Up Front...
Forecast confidence only medium, medium-high for Tomorrow night
through Tuesday. If going forecast pans out, impacts could be
serious across the central to SE portion of Iowa, including the Des
Moines metro. Rest of the week quiet until next Friday or so.

 

In all, Tuesday morning
commute around the Des Moines metro to Ames will really have to be
watched. There could be well over 0.1 inches of ice already
accumulated before sunrise, making travel potentially very hazardous.



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Posted 18 February 2018 - 02:34 PM

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Moderate snow; blowing snow @ 2:25 PM...visibility about 1/4 mile (though it did seem to be falling in the last 10 minutes).

 

Winds have picked up out of the NE again; gusting over 25 mph. 

 

Temp 15 F.

 

Going out to move my refuse can in; it looked like there were some 5 inch drifts; though the amount of new snow probably considerably less.

 

Was continuing to snow at 3:30 PM.

 

I'd call it moderate to heavy snow with visibility around 1/4th of a mile.

 

Temp 13 F.

 

The SREF plumes at 15z were printing out a mean of about 18.6" down at the Rapid City Airport...with a high of 28.8"; so you know it is going to be a big storm.


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 03:44 PM

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Was continuing to snow at 3:30 PM.

I'd call it moderate to heavy snow with visibility around 1/4th of a mile.

Temp 13 F.

The SREF plumes at 15z were printing out a mean of about 18.6" down at the Rapid City Airport...with a high of 28.8"; so you know it is going to be a big storm.


Sounds like it's going to be fun.
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Posted 18 February 2018 - 04:32 PM

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The biggest ice storm I have seen was the one that started on March 2nd 1976

 

http://www.mlive.com...c_1976_ice.html

Here is some video from Saginaw

http://wfgr.com/the-...his-week-video/

 

Still can remember the sound of trees cracking and falling from the ice. 

 

The breaking trees I remember from the New Years Eve '85 ice storm that was much worse in Flint and Genesee Cnty (Tri-cities got a nice snowstorm). The March '76 storm I remember for the amount of ice on the dead-end portion of my parent's street (3/4 - 1"?) as I had new hockey skates and was able to comfortably skate without risk to my blades and it was clear pure ice, no sleet or anything contaminating it. 60's til the 80's was really prime time for SMI historic winter events! Younger peeps think I'm exaggerating when I say that my youth years were legendary, but the facts back it up!  ;)  


Winter 2017-18 Snow Total = 68.3"  Oct: 0.0 Nov: 0.0 Dec: 24.2 Jan: 14.5 Feb: 19.7 Mar: 4.7 Apr: 5.2 (annual avg for mby = ~49.9", avg for last 10 seasons = 67.4" ) 135% of normal-what a stretch it's been!!

 

Winter 2016-17 Snow Total = 52"

Winter 2015-16 Snow Total = 57.4"

Winter 2014-15 Snow Total = 55.3"

Winter 2013-14 Snow Total = 100.6" (coldest & snowiest in the modern record!) 

Winter 2012-13 Snow Total = 47.2"

Winter 2011-12 Snow Total = 43.7"

 

Notable Blizzards/Snowstorms in SWMI: Nov 2015, Feb 2015, Jan 2014Feb 2011, Dec 2000, Jan 1999, Mar 1998, Jan 1982, Jan 1979, Jan 1978, Jan 1977, March 1973, Jan 1967, March 1947, Jan 1918

 

"Long range winter forecasting - it's like tossing darts in a hurricane.."  "In my day, they didn't name 'em, they just called 'em blizzards! *Shakes fist in air and ambles away mumbling to himself" and to think kids nowadays get day's off school because the wind blew. I think in '78 we only got 1 day off”  "..It's the U.P. where there are two seasons. Winter, and three months of bad skiing.."


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 04:38 PM

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Was continuing to snow at 3:30 PM.

 

I'd call it moderate to heavy snow with visibility around 1/4th of a mile.

 

Temp 13 F.

 

The SREF plumes at 15z were printing out a mean of about 18.6" down at the Rapid City Airport...with a high of 28.8"; so you know it is going to be a big storm.

 

I would say there was about 3.4" new snow here as of 5:35 PM.

 

Since it has been snowing for about 6 1/2 hours; the average rate is about 1/2 inch per hour.

 

Temp is now down to 9 F and it is quite chilly at twilight.


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 04:58 PM

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I would say there was about 3.4" new snow here as of 5:35 PM.

Since it has been snowing for about 6 1/2 hours; the average rate is about 1/2 inch per hour.

Temp is now down to 9 F and it is quite chilly at twilight.


Fresh powda will always put a smile on a winter fans face...enjoy the storm! I can only imagine what the scene looks like. Snap some pics tomorrow.
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Posted 18 February 2018 - 06:28 PM

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I would say there was about 3.4" new snow here as of 5:35 PM.

 

Since it has been snowing for about 6 1/2 hours; the average rate is about 1/2 inch per hour.

 

Temp is now down to 9 F and it is quite chilly at twilight.

 

4.1" new snow at 7:20 PM MDT

 

Temp 8 F.  Winds a bit lighter; averaging 10 to 15 mph.

 

Snow had slackened around 6 PM; then picked up before 7 PM...and looks to be diminishing again as I type.

 

One can always tell if weather is improving or deteriorating by looking to the north here; as the weather almost always comes in from the north.

 

If the ceiling and visibility are dropping when one looks north; it is a sure sign precipitation is inbound.



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Posted 18 February 2018 - 06:34 PM

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 07:34 PM

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4.1" new snow at 7:20 PM MDT

 

Temp 8 F.  Winds a bit lighter; averaging 10 to 15 mph.

 

Snow had slackened around 6 PM; then picked up before 7 PM...and looks to be diminishing again as I type.

 

One can always tell if weather is improving or deteriorating by looking to the north here; as the weather almost always comes in from the north.

 

If the ceiling and visibility are dropping when one looks north; it is a sure sign precipitation is inbound.

 

One mile in light snow at 8:30 MST.

 

Temp 8 F.

 

4.3" new snow on the day.



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Posted 18 February 2018 - 09:38 PM

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it's terrible. You don't want to experience one, trust me on that. E IA had a really bad one in like 2009, but hasnt had much in the way of FZR since. I'd very much like to keep it that way.

You might be thinking of Feb 2007?? That was the last and worst one i can think of. Widespread 1-2 inches and power out for a week for a lot of people.

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 09:44 PM

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One mile in light snow at 8:30 MST.

 

Temp 8 F.

 

4.3" new snow on the day.

 

5.0" new @ 10:40 PM MDT.

 

Looks like just flurries at the moment.

 

Temp 6 F.



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Posted 18 February 2018 - 09:55 PM

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5.0" new @ 10:40 PM MDT.

Looks like just flurries at the moment.



Temp 6 F.


How far are you from Rapid City?

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Posted 18 February 2018 - 10:03 PM

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Temps dropping way faster than expected. Already to 36.0°F on my balcony. May start seeing ZR sooner than expected. FUN! If only I could skip class tomorrow.

2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 3 (Last: 6/6/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 1 (Last: 6/9/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 5 (Last: 6/6/2018)

_____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2017-2018: 12/23-12/24 (3.6), 1/22 (1.8), 2/5 (1.6), 2/6 (2.0), 2/9-2/10 (2.8), 2/21-2/22 (1.9), 4/14-4/15 (2.0)

 

Total Snowfall for 2017-2018 @ KLNK: 21.4"               Coldest Low: -19*F (1/1/2018)

 

First flake of the season: 10/31/2017 @ 1:17 PM        Last flake of the season: 4/15/2018 @ 9:22 AM


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Posted 18 February 2018 - 10:29 PM

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How far are you from Rapid City?

 

I'll send you a PM on that; as I'm not too keen on giving out too many details over the 'net.



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Posted 18 February 2018 - 11:04 PM

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5.0" new @ 10:40 PM MDT.

 

Looks like just flurries at the moment.

 

Temp 6 F.

 

5.1" @ Midnight MST

 

13.1" on the Month

 

28.6" on the Season

 

Models have been all over the place; but it looks like snow (some moderate, some light) should continue until late in the day Monday...or even into very early Tuesday.

 

The Rapid City NWS WFO reported 5.7" new snow @ Midnight on just 0.17 LE...for a 33:1 ratio.

 

Again; ratios & cold enough temps are seldom the problem...


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:08 AM

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Ice is back in the forecast for the TC metro. They have 0.1” in the grids but 0.1-0.25” in the graphics. 2-4” of snow in addition to the ice. Latest HRRR shows about 4” of snow. Radar starting to fill in to the west.

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:10 AM

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Looks like the Freezing rain is going to be North of me

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:15 AM

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Ice is back in the forecast for the TC metro. They have 0.1” in the grids but 0.1-0.25” in the graphics. 2-4” of snow in addition to the ice. Latest HRRR shows about 4” of snow. Radar starting to fill in to the west.

Good luck on the snow bud!   I think your in a good position to finish off this month really strong in the snow dept....why not???  #buildtheglacier


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:26 AM

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Quite the Monday morning mess here in Omaha with the freezing rain and flash freeze as temps crashed around 6am. Looks like another round later tonight. There is nothing exciting about ice events, just creates headaches traveling.

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:46 AM

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Thankfully we've remained mostly dry. Barely any ice accumulation here on my balcony. Temps getting to where they are now already is shocking. Thankfully we didn't get any more rain or thing would be a mess with flash freezing. Now I don't feel nervous about driving to downtown.


2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 3 (Last: 6/6/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 1 (Last: 6/9/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 5 (Last: 6/6/2018)

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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2017-2018: 12/23-12/24 (3.6), 1/22 (1.8), 2/5 (1.6), 2/6 (2.0), 2/9-2/10 (2.8), 2/21-2/22 (1.9), 4/14-4/15 (2.0)

 

Total Snowfall for 2017-2018 @ KLNK: 21.4"               Coldest Low: -19*F (1/1/2018)

 

First flake of the season: 10/31/2017 @ 1:17 PM        Last flake of the season: 4/15/2018 @ 9:22 AM


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:46 AM

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5.1" @ Midnight MST

 

13.1" on the Month

 

28.6" on the Season

 

Models have been all over the place; but it looks like snow (some moderate, some light) should continue until late in the day Monday...or even into very early Tuesday.

 

The Rapid City NWS WFO reported 5.7" new snow @ Midnight on just 0.17 LE...for a 33:1 ratio.

 

Again; ratios & cold enough temps are seldom the problem...

 

Very little additional snowfall since midnight; I was going to make a post right around then commenting on how the loss of daytime heating causes everything to fall apart around here...but I was reluctant; for fear of jinxing things.

 

No worries; the radar showed that it fell apart almost Everywhere overnight...just like I sensed it might.  In fact it was party cloudy here briefly; only an hour ago.

 

With the return of the heating of the day...and a second wave...it should start to snow again pretty soon...I hope.


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:46 AM

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Pretty remarkable agreement for torrential rains across IL/IN and into S MI...bring out the canoe Jaster!

 

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:49 AM

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Well this should be fun. At least it's a prolonged event so it might allow for salting efforts to keep up.

 

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 05:55 AM

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The models and the radar are not too far from useless around here.

 

Completely different series of forecasting problems than in a place where the land is more or less flat.

 

Yesterday, the HRRR had it dry here from 11 AM until 5 PM...and it snowed hard the entire time.  Not just one run of the HRRR...several runs in a row.

 

Then it had it snowy here overnight...and nary a flake fell.

 

The radar does not move like in normal areas...it just sits in one place.  It also moves in the most unusual and unexpected directions.

 

Also; it can look great over the entire area...and then in 5 minutes; the whole area goes partly cloudy.  The reverse is also true.

 

You have to rely on the basics; daytime heating...better chance of snow.  Night time precip minimum...even in winter.

 

You also must rely on climatology.

 

The heaviest snow always seems to fall here between 10 AM and 4 PM....no matter what the weather map looks like.

 

Much, much trickier area to forecast for then back East...where things move normally.

 

The EC seems to have the best handle on things around here; but even it has its problems.


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 06:09 AM

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You have to rely on the basics; daytime heating...better chance of snow.  Night time precip minimum...even in winter.

 

The heaviest snow always seems to fall here between 10 AM and 4 PM....no matter what the weather map looks like.

 

 

Right on cue; its starting to pour snow again with the light taking hold...after being practically dry for 6 hours.

 

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 06:30 AM

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Very light snow has commenced. 19F
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Posted 19 February 2018 - 06:51 AM

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The NAMily has very heavy sleet here tonight.


2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 3 (Last: 6/6/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 1 (Last: 6/9/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 5 (Last: 6/6/2018)

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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2017-2018: 12/23-12/24 (3.6), 1/22 (1.8), 2/5 (1.6), 2/6 (2.0), 2/9-2/10 (2.8), 2/21-2/22 (1.9), 4/14-4/15 (2.0)

 

Total Snowfall for 2017-2018 @ KLNK: 21.4"               Coldest Low: -19*F (1/1/2018)

 

First flake of the season: 10/31/2017 @ 1:17 PM        Last flake of the season: 4/15/2018 @ 9:22 AM


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 07:03 AM

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Actually it’s more sleet and ice than snow that’s falling. Cars in the parking lot already have a thin glaze on them. This is not going to be pretty.
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Posted 19 February 2018 - 07:06 AM

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Forecast calling for rain here until midnight yet we’re under a ice storm warning lol
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Posted 19 February 2018 - 07:30 AM

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Got just a very little bit of freezing drizzle so roads not bad.  Now a fairly heavy snow shower blowing through though nothing on radar.  



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Posted 19 February 2018 - 07:35 AM

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Ice accums for the metro increased to 0.2”. Traffic is moving on the interstate but you can tell it’s getting slick. Radar showing some blossoming returns to the south. That could get ugly if it’s frozen stuff.

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 07:47 AM

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temps definitely fell quicker than expected here. We were down near freezing already at around midnight, when yesterday's forecast discussion said it would be between 4-7am. freezing rain/drizzle started by 2-3am. not sure on exact amounts, but there was enough to see icicles hanging from tree branches and signs. the side roads were pretty bad on my way to work, but main roads were okay.



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Posted 19 February 2018 - 08:15 AM

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GFS showing almost no rain after 12pm today from roughly Iowa City to DBQ to the Northwest in eastern Iowa.  Heaviest bands are from the Quad Cities and to the east.  Particularly heavy through central IL. 

 

 

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Posted 19 February 2018 - 08:56 AM

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No problems on my drive to downtown. My side street wasn't bad. Almost looked dry. Had a lot of scraping to do though.

2018 Severe Weather Season Statistics for my apartment:

 

Tornado Watches: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

Tornado Warnings: 0 (Last: 5/9/2016)

Severe Thunderstorm Watches: 3 (Last: 6/6/2018)

Severe Thunderstorm Warnings: 1 (Last: 6/9/2018)

SPC Day 1 High Risks: 0 (Last: 6/5/2008)

SPC Day 1 Moderate Risks: 1 (Last: 6/1/2018)

SPC Day 1 Enhanced Risks: 2 (Last: 6/11/2018)

SPC Day 1 Slight Risks: 5 (Last: 6/6/2018)

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>1" Snowfalls for Lincoln Municipal Airport in 2017-2018: 12/23-12/24 (3.6), 1/22 (1.8), 2/5 (1.6), 2/6 (2.0), 2/9-2/10 (2.8), 2/21-2/22 (1.9), 4/14-4/15 (2.0)

 

Total Snowfall for 2017-2018 @ KLNK: 21.4"               Coldest Low: -19*F (1/1/2018)

 

First flake of the season: 10/31/2017 @ 1:17 PM        Last flake of the season: 4/15/2018 @ 9:22 AM


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Posted 19 February 2018 - 08:59 AM

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Got a thunderstorm rolling through Cedar Rapids right now.  Too bad I can't see it from my office.  I can only hear it.