Winter Storm Summary - February 15-16, 2013


A quick moving upper level storm system brought light snowfall to the region late Friday evening into Saturday morning.  You can follow the storm system and its precipitation echos on the animated image below.


Water Vapor/Radar - February 15-16, 2013 Radar Loop - February 15-16, 2013

Snow Graphics:

Here are graphics depicting the reported snowfall totals from this weak system. Generally totals ranged from a dusting to half-inch east of the Kansas/Missouri state line, with totals of 1-3" in eastern Kansas and portions of southeastern Nebraska.

Visual Depiction of Snowfall - February 15-16, 2013 Visual Depiction of Snowfall - February 15-16, 2013


Snowfall Totals From the Region:

Location State Snow Amount Source
N Hiawatha KS 3.5 trained spotter
Effingham KS 3 co-op observer
Baileyville KS 2.5 trained spotter
SSE Nortonville KS 2.5 trained spotter
1 SW Basehor KS 2.5 emergency mngr
ENE Sabetha KS 2 trained spotter
Easton KS 2 public
8 W Paola KS 2 co-op observer
Beattie KS 2 co-op observer
6 ESE Oskaloosa KS 1.8 trained spotter
Kansas City Kansas KS 1.8 public
Bonner Springs KS 1.8 co-op observer
NW Seneca KS 1.5 trained spotter
SSW Perry KS 1.5 trained spotter
NNE Horton KS 1.5 trained spotter
Edwardsville KS 1.5 amateur radio
1 NW Horton KS 1.2 trained spotter
Centerville KS KS 1.2 co-op observer
Billard Airport KS 1.1 nws employee
3 WNW Lawrence KS 1.1 trained spotter
4 NNE Netawaka KS 1 trained spotter
Edgerton KS 1 public
Roeland Park KS 1 public
Kansas City MO 1 public
Basehor KS 1 public
Lansing KS 1 public
Gardner KS 1 public
Osawatomie KS 1 co-op observer
Kansas City MO 0.8 broadcast media
Atchison KS 0.8 co-op observer
Butler MO 0.6 co-op observer
Easton KS 0.5 co-op observer
Gardner KS 0.5 public
5 SE Tonganoxie KS 0.5 co-op observer
7 WSW Topeka KS 0.5 trained spotter
Lamar MO 0.5 public
5 SSE Willard MO 0.5 official nws obs
Raytown MO 0.5 co-op observer
Pleasant Hill MO 0.5 official nws obs
Kansas City MO 0.3 broadcast media
Gladstone MO 0.2 public is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.