Snowfall Totals from snowfall on March 16-17, 2008

Below is a graphic showing the snow that has fallen across the area since last night through 5:00 pm today.  In many, locations a significant amount of snow has already melted during the afternoon as temperatures rose into the 30s and 40s.  Light snow is expected tonight, mainly across east central South Dakota, southwest Minnesota and adjacent areas of northwest Iowa. Snowfall is expected to be 2 inches or less overnight with the heaviest snowfall expected to be around Windom, Minnesota.  The next chances for snow will be on Wednesday and Thursday.

Snowfall totals from March 16-17, 2008.

 ..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0740 AM     SNOW             1 S LETCHER             43.88N 98.14W
03/17/2008  E1.0 INCH        SANBORN            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0743 AM     SNOW             9 NNE FORESTBURG        44.14N 98.04W
03/17/2008  E2.0 INCH        SANBORN            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0745 AM     SNOW             3 NE FORESTBURG         44.05N 98.07W
03/17/2008  E2.0 INCH        SANBORN            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0748 AM     SNOW             7 SW WESSINGTON SPRINGS 44.01N 98.67W
03/17/2008  E1.5 INCH        JERAULD            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0800 AM     SNOW             SIOUX CENTER            43.08N 96.17W
03/17/2008  M3.0 INCH        SIOUX              IA   BROADCAST MEDIA

0800 AM     SNOW             EVERLY                  43.16N 95.32W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        CLAY               IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

0815 AM     SNOW             4 NE PUKWANA            43.82N 99.13W
03/17/2008  E0.5 INCH        BRULE              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0815 AM     SNOW             5 SE SIOUX FALLS        43.49N 96.66W
03/17/2008  M5.2 INCH        LINCOLN            SD   NWS EMPLOYEE

0825 AM     SNOW             11 W LETCHER            43.90N 98.36W
03/17/2008  E3.5 INCH        AURORA             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0825 AM     SNOW             5 SW STICKNEY           43.54N 98.51W
03/17/2008  E2.5 INCH        AURORA             SD   AMATEUR RADIO

0829 AM     SNOW             FAIRFAX                 43.03N 98.89W
03/17/2008  E2.5 INCH        GREGORY            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0830 AM     SNOW             OCHEYEDAN               43.42N 95.54W
03/17/2008  M3.0 INCH        OSCEOLA            IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

0830 AM     SNOW             HOLSTEIN                42.49N 95.54W
03/17/2008  M0.6 INCH        IDA                IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

0830 AM     SNOW             IDA GROVE               42.34N 95.47W
03/17/2008  E0.5 INCH        IDA                IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0832 AM     SNOW             8 NE GREGORY            43.31N 99.31W
03/17/2008  E2.5 INCH        GREGORY            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0835 AM     SNOW             GREGORY                 43.23N 99.43W
03/17/2008  E2.0 INCH        GREGORY            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0838 AM     SNOW             SOUTH SIOUX CITY        42.47N 96.41W
03/17/2008  E1.0 INCH        DAKOTA             NE   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0838 AM     SNOW             7 ENE PLATTE            43.43N 98.71W
03/17/2008  E2.0 INCH        DOUGLAS            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0841 AM     SNOW             1 SE MARTY              42.98N 98.42W
03/17/2008  E4.0 INCH        CHARLES MIX        SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0845 AM     SNOW             8 E PLATTE              43.39N 98.68W
03/17/2008  E1.5 INCH        DOUGLAS            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0849 AM     SNOW             SPENCER                 43.15N 95.15W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        CLAY               IA   BROADCAST MEDIA

            0.33 OF LIQUID.

0900 AM     SNOW             WALL LAKE               43.53N 96.96W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        MINNEHAHA          SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0909 AM     SNOW             STORDEN                 44.04N 95.32W
03/17/2008  E3.5 INCH        COTTONWOOD         MN   PUBLIC

0918 AM     SNOW             ALTON                   42.99N 96.01W
03/17/2008  M3.2 INCH        SIOUX              IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

0930 AM     SNOW             3 SE SIOUX FALLS        43.51N 96.69W
03/17/2008  E5.2 INCH        MINNEHAHA          SD   NWS EMPLOYEE

0112 PM     SNOW             3 E ETHAN               43.55N 97.92W
03/17/2008  M3.5 INCH        HANSON             SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0300 PM     SNOW             HURON                   44.36N 98.22W
03/17/2008  M1.3 INCH        BEADLE             SD   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

0300 PM     SNOW             SIOUX FALLS             43.54N 96.73W
03/17/2008  M4.5 INCH        MINNEHAHA          SD   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            AT THE AIRPORT.

0300 PM     SNOW             SIOUX CITY              42.50N 96.39W
03/17/2008  M1.4 INCH        WOODBURY           IA   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

0300 PM     SNOW             1 SSE VERMILLION        42.76N 96.92W
03/17/2008  M3.0 INCH        CLAY               SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0304 PM     SNOW             YANKTON                 42.89N 97.39W
03/17/2008  M2.5 INCH        YANKTON            SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0312 PM     SNOW             MADISON                 44.01N 97.11W
03/17/2008  E2.0 INCH        LAKE               SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0315 PM     SNOW             BROOKINGS               44.31N 96.79W
03/17/2008  E3.5 INCH        BROOKINGS          SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0317 PM     SNOW             10 NE BROOKINGS         44.41N 96.64W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        BROOKINGS          SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0320 PM     SNOW             4 S IVANHOE             44.41N 96.25W
03/17/2008  E1.5 INCH        LINCOLN            MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0322 PM     SNOW             TYLER                   44.28N 96.14W
03/17/2008  M2.0 INCH        LINCOLN            MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0331 PM     SNOW             6 S MARSHALL            44.36N 95.79W
03/17/2008  E1.5 INCH        LYON               MN   PUBLIC

0332 PM     SNOW             MARSHALL                44.45N 95.79W
03/17/2008  E3.0 INCH        LYON               MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0338 PM     SNOW             1 S DAVIS               43.24N 96.99W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        TURNER             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0340 PM     SNOW             1 WNW CANTON            43.31N 96.59W
03/17/2008  M3.0 INCH        LINCOLN            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0343 PM     SNOW             2 E CONCORD             42.38N 96.96W
03/17/2008  M3.5 INCH        DIXON              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0346 PM     SNOW             1 N SPENCER             43.17N 95.15W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        CLAY               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0353 PM     SNOW             STORM LAKE              42.65N 95.20W
03/17/2008  M2.0 INCH        BUENA VISTA        IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0355 PM     SNOW             1 WSW TYNDALL           42.99N 97.87W
03/17/2008  E4.5 INCH        BON HOMME          SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            4 TO 5 INCHES ESTIMATED

0357 PM     SNOW             1 ESE LE MARS           42.78N 96.15W
03/17/2008  M0.7 INCH        PLYMOUTH           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0403 PM     SNOW             1 SSE CHEROKEE          42.74N 95.55W
03/17/2008  E0.5 INCH        CHEROKEE           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0404 PM     SNOW             2 S MITCHELL            43.70N 98.04W
03/17/2008  E1.3 INCH        DAVISON            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0404 PM     SNOW             13 WNW PLATTE           43.49N 99.06W
03/17/2008  M1.0 INCH        CHARLES MIX        SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0410 PM     SNOW             SPIRIT LAKE             43.42N 95.11W
03/17/2008  M3.0 INCH        DICKINSON          IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0411 PM     SNOW             2 N CHESTER             43.93N 96.93W
03/17/2008  M1.6 INCH        LAKE               SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0414 PM     SNOW             ROCK RAPIDS             43.43N 96.17W
03/17/2008  M4.0 INCH        LYON               IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0416 PM     SNOW             SHELDON                 43.18N 95.84W
03/17/2008  E3.5 INCH        O`BRIEN            IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0419 PM     SNOW             1 NNW PIPESTONE         44.01N 96.33W
03/17/2008  M1.7 INCH        PIPESTONE          MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0422 PM     SNOW             LAKE WILSON             44.00N 95.96W
03/17/2008  M2.5 INCH        MURRAY             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0426 PM     SNOW             SALEM                   43.72N 97.39W
03/17/2008  E3.5 INCH        MCCOOK             SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0429 PM     SNOW             WINDOM                  43.87N 95.12W
03/17/2008  M2.0 INCH        COTTONWOOD         MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0430 PM     SNOW             HOWARD                  44.01N 97.52W
03/17/2008  M3.8 INCH        MINER              SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0435 PM     SNOW             MENNO                   43.24N 97.58W
03/17/2008  E4.5 INCH        HUTCHINSON         SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0438 PM     SNOW             DE SMET                 44.38N 97.55W
03/17/2008  M2.0 INCH        KINGSBURY          SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

0442 PM     SNOW             WORTHINGTON             43.63N 95.60W
03/17/2008  E3.0 INCH        NOBLES             MN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0445 PM     SNOW             2 NNE LAKEFIELD         43.70N 95.15W
03/17/2008  E3.0 INCH        JACKSON            MN   TRAINED SPOTTER



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