Snowfall Totals (12/20/10 - 12/21/10)

Snow fell beginning late Monday morning, December 20th and continued to fall throughout the day.  The snow was mostly light, fluffy and accumulated quickly in a short amount of time.  Areas north and east of a line extending throught Waterloo, IA to the Quad Cities to Peoria, IL recieved snow.  Areas south and west of that line recieved little or no accumulation with this storm.  The heaviest snow bands fell along a line extending from Rochester, MN to Sterling, IL.  Amounts are shown in the graphic below.  Below the graphic is a list of snowfall totals from our Official NWS Observers, off-duty NWS employees, COOP Observers, and trained spotters.

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
911 AM CST TUE DEC 21 2010

SNOW REPORTS LISTED BY AMOUNT

 INCHES  LOCATION                 ST  COUNTY           TIME
 ------  -----------------------  --  --------------   -------
  6.2    4 SSE WINSLOW            IL  STEPHENSON       0816 PM
  5.5    FREEPORT                 IL  STEPHENSON       1034 PM
  5.5    STERLING                 IL  WHITESIDE        0939 PM
  5.1    FREEPORT                 IL  STEPHENSON       1112 PM
  5.0    2 NNE LE CLAIRE          IA  SCOTT            0700 AM
  4.6    MOUNT CARROLL            IL  CARROLL          0800 AM
  4.5    1 SSW COLETA             IL  WHITESIDE        0730 AM
  4.5    3 NW ORANGEVILLE         IL  STEPHENSON       0700 AM
  4.5    3 WSW CHADWICK           IL  CARROLL          0700 AM
  4.5    FREEPORT                 IL  STEPHENSON       0700 AM
  4.3    ELIZABETH                IL  JO DAVIESS       0711 AM
  4.3    DAVENPORT MUNICIPAL AIR  IA  SCOTT            0627 AM
  4.1    3 SSW CENTER JUNCTION    IA  JONES            0940 PM
  4.0    3 SW MC NABB             IL  PUTNAM           0858 AM
  4.0    GALENA                   IL  JO DAVIESS       0712 AM
  4.0    1 WNW ANAMOSA            IA  JONES            0710 AM
  4.0    2 NE CALAMUS             IA  CLINTON          0700 AM
  4.0    STOCKTON                 IL  JO DAVIESS       0925 PM
  4.0    1 NNE OLIN               IA  JONES            0454 PM
  3.5    2 NW FREEPORT            IL  STEPHENSON       0730 AM
  3.5    2 NW DELMAR              IA  CLINTON          0700 AM
  3.5    2 ESE RIDOTT             IL  STEPHENSON       0653 PM
  3.5    2 S EAST MOLINE          IL  ROCK ISLAND      0626 PM
  3.5    ERIE                     IL  WHITESIDE        0327 PM
  3.5    E WYOMING                IA  JONES            0243 PM
  3.4    4 W MAQUOKETA            IA  JACKSON          0713 AM
  3.4    DUBUQUE REGIONAL AIRPOR  IA  DUBUQUE          0628 AM
  3.1    1 N DAVIS                IL  STEPHENSON       0600 AM
  3.0    4 ESE WINSLOW            IL  STEPHENSON       0700 AM
  3.0    ANAMOSA                  IA  JONES            0202 PM
  2.9    COGGON                   IA  LINN             0712 AM
  2.8    QUASQUETON               IA  BUCHANAN         0739 AM
  2.6    1 W BETTENDORF           IA  SCOTT            0213 PM
  2.4    WSW PARK VIEW            IA  SCOTT            0700 AM
  2.2    2 SE BETTENDORF          IA  SCOTT            0630 AM
  2.2    1 SSW DAVENPORT          IA  SCOTT            0530 AM
  2.0    1 E KEWANEE              IL  HENRY            0712 AM
  1.8    1 N MOLINE               IL  ROCK ISLAND      0700 AM
  1.8    5 NW CEDAR RAPIDS        IA  LINN             0205 PM
  1.7    1 NE MARION              IA  LINN             0700 AM
  1.3    MOLINE QUAD-CITY AIRPOR  IL  ROCK ISLAND      0628 AM
  1.0    2 W CEDAR RAPIDS         IA  LINN             0245 PM
  1.0    SW DURANT                IA  CEDAR            0214 PM


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