A slow moving weather system brought a lengthy period of light, fluffy snow to much of the Upper Mississippi River Valley Thursday night through the early hours Saturday. The graphic below is a 48-hour snowfall analysis, ending 7 am Saturday, and shows a broad swath of 3 to 5 inches across southern Minnesota, far northern Iowa and into much of western and central Wisconsin.
...48 HOUR SNOWFALL TOTALS ENDING 7 AM SATURDAY...

LOCATION                  SNOWFALL    TIME          LAT/LON


IOWA

...CHICKASAW COUNTY...
NEW HAMPTON               3.0         0700 AM  43.06N 92.31W

...CLAYTON COUNTY...
GUTTENBERG                1.0         0700 AM  42.79N 91.10W
VOLGA                     0.9         0700 AM  42.81N 91.52W

...FAYETTE COUNTY...
CLERMONT                  2.1         0700 AM  43.00N 91.65W

...FLOYD COUNTY...
CHARLES CITY              2.3         0700 AM  43.05N 92.67W

...HOWARD COUNTY...
CRESCO 1 NE               2.0         0700 AM  43.38N 92.10W

...MITCHELL COUNTY...
ST ANSGAR                 1.7         0700 AM  43.38N 92.92W

MINNESOTA

...DODGE CENTER...
CLAREMENT 3 SSE           2.9         0730 AM  44.01N 92.97W

...FILLMORE COUNTY...
LANESBORO                 2.0         0700 AM  43.72N 91.97W

...MOWER COUNTY...
GRAND MEADOW              3.0         0700 AM  43.70N 92.57W

...OLMSTED COUNTY...
ROCHESTER AIRPORT         2.8         0600 AM  
ELGIN 2SSW                2.4         0700 AM  44.10N 92.27W
BYRON                     2.2         0700 AM  44.04N 92.64W

...WABASHA COUNTY...
WABASHA                   3.3         0700 AM

...WINONA COUNTY...
MINNESOTA CITY            4.2         0700 AM  44.09N 91.75W
WINONA 3S                 4.0         0700 AM  44.09N 91.75W
GOODVIEW                  3.8         0700 AM  44.07N 91.71W
WINONA DAM 5A             3.7         0700 AM  44.09N 91.67W

WISCONSIN

...ADAMS COUNTY...
LAKE CAMELOT              5.2         0700 AM  44.21N 89.77W
FRIENDSHIP                4.5         0700 AM  43.98N 89.83W
ARKDALE                   4.3         0800 AM  44.03N 89.88W
BIG FLATS                 4.0         0700 AM  44.12N 89.8W

...BUFFALO COUNTY...
ALMA                      4.0         0700 AM  44.33N 91.93W

...CLARK COUNTY...
OWEN 2 N                  3.2         0700 AM  
COLBY 4 SW                3.0         0730 AM

...CRAWFORD COUNTY...
STEUBEN 4SE               2.6         0700 AM  43.13N 90.84W
LYNXVILLE                 2.5         0700 AM  43.22N 91.10W

...JACKSON COUNTY...
NORTH BEND                4.1         0700 AM  44.09N 91.12W
BLK RVR FALLS             4.0         0700 AM  44.30N 90.85W
MILLSTON                  3.8         0700 AM  44.20N 90.65W

...JUNEAU COUNTY...
NEW LISBON 2N             3.5         0700 AM  43.90N 90.17W

...LA CROSSE COUNTY...
LA CROSSE NWS             4.6         0600 AM
LA CROSSE 5 SE            4.5         0700 AM  43.77N 91.15W 
FOUR CORNERS              4.4         0700 AM  44.07N 90.92W
LA CROSSE AIRPORT         4.2         0600 AM

...MONROE COUNTY...
TOMAH                     3.8         0700 AM  43.98N 90.49W
WARRENS 5WSW              3.3         0700 AM  44.11N 90.59W

...RICHLAND COUNTY...
GILLINGHAM                2.8         0700 AM  43.43N 90.44W
RICHLAND CENTER 1NW       2.3         0700 AM  43.36N 90.42W

...TAYLOR COUNTY...
MEDFORD 4 NW              5.0         0700 AM

...TREMPEALEAU COUNTY...
ETTRICK                   3.8         0700 AM
GALESVILLE 2 WSW          3.5         0800 AM  
OSSEO                     2.2         0700 AM  44.58N 91.22W    

...VERNON COUNTY...
STODDARD 5NNE             3.5         0700 AM  43.72N 91.17W
LA FARGE                  2.4         0700 AM  43.57N 90.64W
WESTBY 3ENE               2.1         0700 AM  43.67N 90.84W


OBSERVATIONS ARE COLLECTED FROM A VARIETY OF SOURCES WITH VARYING
EQUIPMENT AND EXPOSURE. NOT ALL DATA LISTED IS CONSIDERED OFFICIAL.

FOR THIS...AND A WEALTH OF OTHER RIVER AND WEATHER INFORMATION...
VISIT OUR WEBSITE AT  WEATHER.GOV/LACROSSE 

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