Snowfall Totals from the January 8th 2011 Lake Effect Snow Event

Several rounds of Lake Effect Snow brought several inches of snow to the northern and eastern thumb on Saturday January 8, 2011.  The highest snowfall totals were across Huron County where up to 8 inches of snow fell near Port Austin as well as Sanilac County with 6 inches of snow at Minden.  A graphic showing the reported snowfall totals and summary statement with reported snowfall amounts are below.

Snowfall Totals:


PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT...STORM TOTALS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
1127 AM EST SUN JAN 9 2011


STORM TOTAL SNOW REPORTS

LOCATION SNOWFALL DURATION
(INCHES) (HOURS) LAT LON

...GENESEE COUNTY...
4 S FLINT M 1.5 1 42.96N 83.69W
7 W FLINT M 1.8 1 43.02N 83.83W
SWARTZ CREEK M 1.8 1 42.96N 83.83W

...HURON COUNTY...
1 ENE PORT AUSTIN M 4.0 7 44.05N 82.97W
1 SSE HARBOR BEACH M 4.0 8 43.83N 82.65W
5 NNW FILION M 4.0 7 43.96N 83.04W
PORT AUSTIN M 4.0 6 44.04N 83.00W
BAD AXE M 5.0 7 43.80N 83.00W
1 WNW BAD AXE M 5.5 6 43.81N 83.02W
UBLY E 7.0 7 43.71N 82.93W
2 WSW PORT AUSTIN M 8.0 10 44.03N 83.03W

...SANILAC COUNTY...
LEXINGTON M 1.5 3 43.27N 82.53W
SANDUSKY E 3.0 3 43.42N 82.83W
MINDEN E 6.0 6 43.67N 82.78W

...ST. CLAIR COUNTY...
JEDDO E 1.0 3 43.15N 82.58W


M = MEASURED
E = ESTIMATED



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