Recap of Monday Night-Tuesday's Snow

First Day of Winter Brought Heavy Snow to Much of the Northalnd
 

Snow began falling across southern and western Minnesota Monday afternoon December 20th.  The snow spread northeastward through the evening with the heaviest snow falling during the overnight hours.  By Tuesday morning, December 21, widespread snow amounts in the 4 to 8 inch range were observed across northeast Minnesota and Northern Wisconsin.  Amounts of 8 to 12 inches were common along the north shore of Lake Superior and into the Duluth area.  The Borderland region of far northern Minnesota saw the lowest snowfall during this storm with generally around 2 to 5 inches of new snow.

 
THE FOLLOWING ARE FINAL SNOW AMOUNTS FROM THE WINTER STORM THAT AFFECTED THE NORTHLAND 
ON DEC 20 AND 21. GREAT APPRECIATION IS EXTENDED TO OUR NETWORK OF
SNOW SPOTTERS AND COOPERATIVE OBSERVERS THROUGHOUT THE NORTHLAND.

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INCHES  LOCATION                 ST  COUNTY           
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15.00 ADOLPH MN ST. LOUIS
13.30 7 NW TWO HARBORS MN LAKE
12.00 3 NW CLOQUET MN CARLTON
11.80 DULUTH MN ST. LOUIS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE
11.50 5 W TWO HARBORS MN LAKE
11.00 3 WNW CLAM LAKE WI BAYFIELD
11.00 FINLAND MN LAKE
11.00 PROCTOR MN ST. LOUIS
10.80 SILVER BAY MN LAKE
10.20 4 W WASHBURN WI BAYFIELD
10.00 PARK FALLS WI PRICE
10.00 3 WNW CLAM LAKE WI BAYFIELD
9.90 MAPLE WI DOUGLAS
9.60 BUTTERNUT WI ASHLAND
9.20 WRENSHALL MN CARLTON
9.00 HIGH BRIDGE WI ASHLAND
9.00 MERCER WI IRON
9.00 5 NW CANYON MN ST. LOUIS
8.90 9 N BAYFIELD WI BAYFIELD
8.60 4 S SAWYER MN CARLTON
8.50 CULVER MN ST. LOUIS
8.00 1 W WENTWORTH WI DOUGLAS
AMNICON RIVER VALLEY
8.00 ASHLAND WI ASHLAND
8.00 GILE WI IRON
7.00 7 E WRIGHT MN CARLTON
6.70 CHISHOLM MN ST. LOUIS
6.50 3 E ORR MN ST. LOUIS
6.30 8 S HAYWARD WI SAWYER
6.20 4 ENE CORNUCOPIA WI BAYFIELD
6.00 BRUNO MN PINE
6.00 SAXON WI IRON
5.60 2 S BRIMSON MN ST. LOUIS
5.50 CASS LAKE MN CASS
5.50 SARONA WI WASHBURN
5.50 PILLAGER MN CASS
5.20 7 NW BRAINERD MN CROW WING
4.80 GURNEY WI IRON
4.70 DANBURY WI BURNETT
4.60 NORTHOME MN KOOCHICHING
4.50 3 NE NISSWA MN CROW WING
4.00 EMBARRASS MN ST. LOUIS
3.80 LITTLEFORK MN KOOCHICHING
3.70 ILLGEN CITY MN ST. LOUIS
3.60 INTERNATIONAL FALLS MN KOOCHICHING
3.50 LUTSEN MN COOK
3.20 12 N ISLE MN AITKIN
3.00 COOK MN ST. LOUIS
2.50 GRAND PORTAGE MN COOK



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