Storm Event Snowfall Totals through Monday, 11/28/05

A map of snowfall reports through 5 pm on November 28, 2005.  Click Image to Enlarge.A blizzard which developed across parts of the Dakotas, Nebraska and far western Minnesota, produced in excess of a foot of snow in some areas, along with numerous wind gusts greater than 50 mph.  Below are the latest event snowfall reports.  Most of these reports are estimated values, due to the heavy blowing and drifting snow.  A map of these reports  through 5 pm is available to the right.  Click this image to enlarge. 

 


 

PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1015 PM CST MON NOV 28 2005

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

0300 PM     SNOW             VERMILLION              42.78N 96.93W
11/28/2005  4.0 INCH         CLAY               SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0345 PM     SNOW             GREGORY                 43.23N 99.43W
11/28/2005  14.0 INCH        GREGORY            SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            5 FOOT DRIFTS. POWER OUT MANY PLACES. ROADS TOTALLY
            IMPASSABLE.

0350 PM     SNOW             BROOKINGS               44.31N 96.79W
11/28/2005  1.0 INCH         BROOKINGS          SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0350 PM     SNOW             LAKE WILSON             43.99N 95.95W
11/28/2005  3.0 INCH         MURRAY             MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            VISIBILITY ABOUT A CITY BLOCK AT BEST.

0350 PM     SNOW             MENNO                   43.24N 97.58W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         HUTCHINSON         SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

            2 TO 3 FOOT DRIFTS. 0.1 INCH ICE PRIOR TO SNOWFALL.

0355 PM     SNOW             MITCHELL                43.73N 98.03W
11/28/2005  5.0 INCH         DAVISON            SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0355 PM     SNOW             WAGNER                  43.08N 98.30W
11/28/2005  10.0 INCH        CHARLES MIX        SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            6 TO 8 FOOT DRIFTS.

0355 PM     SNOW             IVANHOE                 44.46N 96.25W
11/28/2005  4.0 INCH         LINCOLN            MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0356 PM     SNOW             MARTY                   42.99N 98.43W
11/28/2005  5.0 INCH         CHARLES MIX        SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            WHITE OUT CONDITIONS. 3 FOOT DRIFTS.

0356 PM     SNOW             CHAMBERLAIN             43.81N 99.32W
11/28/2005  8.0 INCH         BRULE              SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            WHITE OUT CONDITIONS WITH 6 FOOT DRIFTS.

0400 PM     SNOW             MARSHALL                44.45N 95.79W
11/28/2005  2.0 INCH         LYON               MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0400 PM     SNOW             SIOUX CENTER            43.08N 96.17W
11/28/2005  0.0 INCH         SIOUX              IA   CO-OP OBSERVER

0400 PM     SNOW             15 S HURON              44.15N 98.22W
11/28/2005  4.0 INCH         SANBORN            SD   PUBLIC

0400 PM     SNOW             PIPESTONE               44.00N 96.31W
11/28/2005  2.5 INCH         PIPESTONE          MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0405 PM     SNOW             PARKER                  43.40N 97.14W
11/28/2005  4.0 INCH         TURNER             SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

0405 PM     SNOW             AVON                    43.01N 98.06W
11/28/2005  8.0 INCH         BON HOMME          SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            4 TO 5 FOOT DRIFTS.

0405 PM     SNOW             TRIPP                   43.22N 97.97W
11/28/2005  12.0 INCH        HUTCHINSON         SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            3 TO 4 FOOT DRIFTS AND VISIBILITY OF LESS THAN 100 FEET.

0410 PM     SNOW             YANKTON                 42.89N 97.39W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         YANKTON            SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

0414 PM     SNOW             WESSINGTON SPRINGS      44.08N 98.57W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         JERAULD            SD   EMERGENCY MNGR

            3 TO 4 FOOT DRIFTS.

0415 PM     SNOW             HOWARD                  44.01N 97.52W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         MINER              SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY IN HOWARD.

0415 PM     SNOW             LUVERNE                 43.65N 96.21W
11/28/2005  1.7 INCH         ROCK               MN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0417 PM     SNOW             DE SMET                 44.39N 97.55W
11/28/2005  2.0 INCH         KINGSBURY          SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0418 PM     SNOW             MADISON                 44.01N 97.11W
11/28/2005  2.0 INCH         LAKE               SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0420 PM     SNOW             WOONSOCKET              44.05N 98.27W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         SANBORN            SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            3 TO 4 FOOT DRIFTS. 2 INCHES OF ICE UNDER SNOW.

0420 PM     SNOW             1 SW MASKELL            42.68N 97.00W
11/28/2005  2.0 INCH         DIXON              NE   TRAINED SPOTTER

0420 PM     SNOW             ARLINGTON               44.36N 97.13W
11/28/2005  1.0 INCH         KINGSBURY          SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            SNOWING HARD.

0424 PM     SNOW             ROCK RAPIDS             43.43N 96.17W
11/28/2005  1.0 INCH         LYON               IA   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0430 PM     SNOW             WAKEFIELD               42.27N 96.87W
11/28/2005  1.0 INCH         DIXON              NE   CO-OP OBSERVER

0430 PM     SNOW             LAKE BENTON             44.26N 96.29W
11/28/2005  2.5 INCH         LINCOLN            MN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0740 PM     SNOW             GREGORY                 43.23N 99.43W
11/28/2005  14.0 INCH        GREGORY            SD   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ABOUT 14 INCHES ON THE GROUND, WITH DRIFTS UP TO FIVE AND
            A HALF FEET.

0745 PM     SNOW             BURKE                   43.18N 99.29W
11/28/2005  14.0 INCH        GREGORY            SD   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            IN ADDITION TO ABOUT 14 INCHES OF SNOW, HALF OF THE TOWN
            IS WITHOUT POWER.

0800 PM     SNOW             YANKTON                 42.89N 97.39W
11/28/2005  6.5 INCH         YANKTON            SD   PUBLIC

0820 PM     SNOW             MITCHELL                43.73N 98.03W
11/28/2005  6.0 INCH         DAVISON            SD   CO-OP OBSERVER

            IN ADDITION TO ABOUT 6 INCHES OF SNOW, PARTS OF TOWN ARE
            STILL WITHOUT POWER.

0935 PM     SNOW             SIOUX CITY              42.50N 96.39W
11/28/2005  3.5 INCH         WOODBURY           IA   TRAINED SPOTTER

0950 PM     SNOW             CHEROKEE                42.75N 95.55W
11/28/2005  0.5 INCH         CHEROKEE           IA   FIRE DEPT/RESCUE

            BEFORE THE HALF INCH OF SNOW, 1.10 INCH OF RAIN FELL
            UNTIL ABOUT 5 PM.


 

 



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