Seasonal Snowfall Totals & How They Rank

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
915 PM CST SAT FEB 2 2008

IN SOME AREAS...THE SNOWFALL TOTAL SO FAR THIS SEASON IS ONE FOR
THE RECORD BOOKS.  BELOW IS A COMPARISON OF THIS SEASON/S SNOWFALL
TO SOME OF THE SNOWIEST SEASONS ON RECORD.

                                                 TOP 10 SNOWIEST
                 SNOWFALL     TOP 10 SNOWIEST     COLD SEASONS
    SITE        SINCE JUL 1     JUL TO JAN         JUL TO JUN
-------------  ------------  -----------------  ----------------
BURLINGTON         27.8        1 2001 52.4        1 1912 68.2
                               2 1979 39.4        2 2000 60.8
                               3 1936 32.4        3 2001 60.4
                               4 1930 31.0        4 1960 55.9
                               5 1910 30.3        5 1975 54.8
                               6 2008 27.8*       6 1962 50.3
                               7 1962 27.1        7 1979 49.9
                               8 1975 27.0        8 1910 47.2
                               9 1918 26.4        9 1936 46.3
                              10 1978 24.7       10 1978 45.3
CEDAR RAPIDS       32.9        1 1936 53.2        1 1943 84.3
                               2 1943 50.2        2 1936 71.7
                               3 1979 43.7        3 1960 62.4
                               4 1941 42.5        4 1951 59.8
                               5 1938 37.7        5 1975 58.2
                               6 1926 36.2        6 1905 57.7
                               7 1905 33.2        7 1979 55.5
                               8 2008 32.9*       8 1941 55.4
                               9 1910 32.5        9 1997 54.6
                              10 1894 31.4       10 1962 53.6
DUBUQUE            38.2        1 1979 54.3        1 1975 77.4
                               2 1978 48.6        2 1978 73.1
                               3 1986 44.9        3 1960 71.5
                               4 2001 41.8        4 1979 70.4
                               5 2008 38.2*       5 1962 68.9
                               6 1991 36.6        6 1959 65.9
                               7 1952 35.3        7 1993 63.8
                               8 1960 35.2        8 1986 59.8
                               9 1984 31.2        9 1952 59.3
                              10 1988 30.4       10 1983 54.8
MOLINE             30.7        1 1979 55.5        1 1975 73.6
                               2 2001 37.8        2 1979 64.0
                               3 1975 32.0        3 1960 61.5
                               4 1978 31.7        4 1972 54.1
                               5 1955 31.1        5 1970 51.2
                               6 2008 30.7*       6 1962 47.9
                               7 1984 29.7        7 1965 47.6
                               8 2000 27.6        8 1978 46.8
                               9 1960 27.5        9 2001 46.0
                              10 1962 24.8        9 1955 46.0
                              10 1952 24.8
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