Snowfall totals across central Indiana

Here is an approximate map of snowfall amounts (in inches) across central Indiana. Thank you to all the volunteer observers, storm spotters, and general public for sending them in!

 

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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE INDIANAPOLIS IN
248 PM EST SAT MAR 08 2008

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

1145 AM     SNOW             6 SW INDIANAPOLIS       39.72N 86.23W
03/07/2008  M0.5 INCH        MARION             IN   ASOS

1145 AM     SNOW             3 S PARAGON             39.35N 86.56W
03/07/2008  M0.5 INCH        MORGAN             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            FLAKES LARGER IN SIZE NOW.

0417 PM     SNOW             VINCENNES               38.68N 87.51W
03/07/2008  E1.0 INCH        KNOX               IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0452 PM     SNOW             WINCHESTER              40.17N 84.98W
03/07/2008  E2.0 INCH        RANDOLPH           IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

0453 PM     SNOW             SEYMOUR                 38.96N 85.89W
03/07/2008  M3.7 INCH        JACKSON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SNOW TOTAL IS OVER THE PAST 8 HOURS. SNOW REPORTED
            BLOWING AND DRIFTING.

0508 PM     SNOW             NORTH VERNON            39.01N 85.63W
03/07/2008  M5.5 INCH        JENNINGS           IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND NUMEROUS ACCIDENTS REPORTED
            COUNTY WIDE.

0508 PM     SNOW             GREENSBURG              39.34N 85.48W
03/07/2008  E5.0 INCH        DECATUR            IN   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            DRIFTS TO THREE FEET

0511 PM     SNOW             GREENSBURG              39.34N 85.48W
03/07/2008  E0.8 INCH        DECATUR            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER ALSO REPORTS SOME DRIFTS 8 TO 12 INCHES DEEP.

0511 PM     SNOW             PARAGON                 39.39N 86.56W
03/07/2008  E0.8 INCH        MORGAN             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0511 PM     SNOW             BEECH GROVE             39.72N 86.09W
03/07/2008  E1.0 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SPOTTER REPORTS 2 TO 3 INCH DRIFTS AND SLIPPERY ROADS.

0511 PM     SNOW             SEYMOUR                 38.96N 85.89W
03/07/2008  M2.0 INCH        JACKSON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            2 INCHES MEASURED IN THE PAST 3 HOURS. 5.5 INCHES ON THE
            GROUND.

0511 PM     SNOW             MCCORDSVILLE            39.91N 85.93W
03/07/2008  E1.5 INCH        HANCOCK            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            1.5 INCHES OF SNOW IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. NEW SNOW DEPTH
            IS 2.3 INCHES.

0523 PM     SNOW             COLUMBUS                39.21N 85.91W
03/07/2008  M3.5 INCH        BARTHOLOMEW        IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            MINOR DRIFITNG REPORTED WITH DRIFTS ONE FOOT OR LESS

0539 PM     SNOW             6 NE MITCHELL           38.80N 86.40W
03/07/2008  M3.0 INCH        LAWRENCE           IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            MINOR DRIFTING OBSERVED

0612 PM     SNOW             RIDGEVILLE              40.29N 85.03W
03/07/2008  M1.3 INCH        RANDOLPH           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0947 PM     SNOW             2 SE BROWNSBURG         39.82N 86.37W
03/07/2008  M1.8 INCH        HENDRICKS          IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            1.0 INCHES IN THE LAST 90 MINUTES

0954 PM     SNOW             FARMLAND                40.19N 85.13W
03/07/2008  M3.0 INCH        RANDOLPH           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ABOUT 1 INCH IN THE LAST HOUR. CONSIDERABLE BLOWING AND
            DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH VISIBILITY AT HALF A MILE OR LESS.

0956 PM     SNOW             RUSHVILLE               39.61N 85.45W
03/07/2008  M4.5 INCH        RUSH               IN   BROADCAST MEDIA

            WXIN TV STORM SPOTTER REPORTED 4.5 INCHES OF SNOW

1001 PM     SNOW             INDIANAPOLIS            39.78N 86.15W
03/07/2008  M0.6 INCH        MARION             IN   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            0.5 INCHES EARLIER TODAY PLUS 0.1 INCHES IN THE LAST HOUR
            FOR A STORM TOTAL OF 0.6 INCHES.

1059 PM     SNOW             2 ESE MUNCIE            40.19N 85.36W
03/07/2008  M3.1 INCH        DELAWARE           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            3.1 INCHES ON THE GROUND. 1 INCH IN THE PAST 65 MINUTES.

1106 PM     HEAVY SNOW       NORTH VERNON            39.01N 85.63W
03/07/2008  E6.0 INCH        JENNINGS           IN   EMERGENCY MNGR

            JENNINGS COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY REPORTS AN
            ESTIMATED SIX INCHES OF SNOW WITH THREE TO FOUR FOOT
            DRIFTS...AND MANY AREA ROADWAYS BECOMING IMPASSABLE DUE
            TO DRIFTING.

1120 PM     SNOW             FARMLAND                40.19N 85.13W
03/07/2008  M4.5 INCH        RANDOLPH           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            4.5 INCHES OF SNOW NOW ON THE GROUND.

1137 PM     SNOW             FISHERS                 39.95N 86.02W
03/07/2008  M3.2 INCH        HAMILTON           IN   MESONET

            3.2 INCHES OF SNOW SINCE 630 PM EST...WITH ONE INCH IN
            THE LAST 45 MINUTES. REPORTED BY COCORAHS OBSERVER.

1146 PM     SNOW             INDIANAPOLIS            39.78N 86.15W
03/07/2008  M1.0 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            ONE INCH MEASURED ON FAR NORTH SIDE...86TH STREET AND
            TOWNE ROAD.

1146 PM     SNOW             SEYMOUR                 38.96N 85.89W
03/07/2008  E8.5 INCH        JACKSON            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            STORM TOTAL SNOW NOW 8.5 INCHES.

1153 PM     SNOW             6 SW INDIANAPOLIS       39.72N 86.23W
03/07/2008  M1.1 INCH        MARION             IN   OFFICIAL NWS OBS

            24 HOUR TOTAL SNOWFALL AT NWS INDIANAPOLIS IS 1.1 INCHES.


0700 AM     SNOW             OOLITIC                 38.89N 86.53W
03/08/2008  M6.0 INCH        LAWRENCE           IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0700 AM     SNOW             RUSHVILLE               39.61N 85.45W
03/08/2008  M7.0 INCH        RUSH               IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0700 AM     SNOW             MITCHELL                38.74N 86.48W
03/08/2008  M7.0 INCH        LAWRENCE           IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0700 AM     SNOW             SEYMOUR                 38.96N 85.89W
03/08/2008  M7.5 INCH        JACKSON            IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0715 AM     SNOW             ANDERSON                40.09N 85.69W
03/08/2008  M3.0 INCH        MADISON            IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0730 AM     SNOW             MEDORA                  38.82N 86.17W
03/08/2008  M6.0 INCH        JACKSON            IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

0750 AM     SNOW             FISHERS                 39.95N 86.02W
03/08/2008  M4.1 INCH        HAMILTON           IN   MESONET

            COCORAHS OBSERVER IN-HN-11

0800 AM     SNOW             GREENWOOD               39.62N 86.11W
03/08/2008  M3.5 INCH        JOHNSON            IN   NWS EMPLOYEE

0800 AM     SNOW             GREENSBURG              39.34N 85.48W
03/08/2008  E8.0 INCH        DECATUR            IN   AMATEUR RADIO

0800 AM     SNOW             COLUMBUS                39.21N 85.91W
03/08/2008  E7.0 INCH        BARTHOLOMEW        IN   AMATEUR RADIO

0815 AM     SNOW             2 E MARTINSVILLE        39.42N 86.38W
03/08/2008  M4.0 INCH        MORGAN             IN   AMATEUR RADIO

0826 AM     SNOW             9 W BLOOMINGTON         39.17N 86.69W
03/08/2008  M2.5 INCH        MONROE             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            1.50 INCHES PAST 12 HOURS, TOTAL SNOW 2.50

0830 AM     SNOW             7 SW BEDFORD            38.79N 86.58W
03/08/2008  M7.0 INCH        LAWRENCE           IN   CO-OP OBSERVER

            MEASURED IN WILLIAMS

0847 AM     SNOW             2 ESE MUNCIE            40.19N 85.36W
03/08/2008  M6.0 INCH        DELAWARE           IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            1 INCH PAST HOUR

0847 AM     SNOW             INDIANAPOLIS            39.78N 86.15W
03/08/2008  M2.0 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

0847 AM     SNOW             5 SSE INDIANAPOLIS      39.71N 86.12W
03/08/2008  E3.0 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            LOTS OF BLOWING SNOW

1100 AM     SNOW             10 NNW MORGANTOWN       39.51N 86.33W
03/08/2008  M5.8 INCH        MORGAN             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

1146 AM     SNOW             BEECH GROVE             39.72N 86.09W
03/08/2008  M2.4 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

1146 AM     SNOW             SOUTHPORT               39.66N 86.12W
03/08/2008  M3.0 INCH        MARION             IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

1200 PM     SNOW             6 SE INDIANAPOLIS       39.72N 86.07W
03/08/2008  M4.0 INCH        MARION             IN   PUBLIC

            NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF SOUTHPORT RD AND I-65

0158 PM     SNOW             GREENSBURG              39.34N 85.48W
03/08/2008  M8.0 INCH        DECATUR            IN   TRAINED SPOTTER

            SNOW HAS ENDED. NO DRIFTING SNOW.


&&

THE TOTALS BELOW ARE SEPARATED INTO SNOW...AND ICE AND SLEET
CATEGORIES...THEN BY AMOUNT...AND ARE NOT NECESSARILY THE
FINAL AMOUNT FOR EACH LOCATION.


SNOW REPORTS LISTED BY AMOUNT

INCHES  LOCATION                 ST  COUNTY           TIME
------  -----------------------  --  --------------   -------
  8.50   SEYMOUR                  IN  JACKSON          1146 PM
                 STORM TOTAL SNOW NOW 8.5 INCHES.
  8.00   GREENSBURG               IN  DECATUR          0158 PM
                 SNOW HAS ENDED. NO DRIFTING SNOW.
  8.00   GREENSBURG               IN  DECATUR          0800 AM
  7.50   SEYMOUR                  IN  JACKSON          0700 AM
  7.00   7 SW BEDFORD             IN  LAWRENCE         0830 AM
                 MEASURED IN WILLIAMS
  7.00   COLUMBUS                 IN  BARTHOLOMEW      0800 AM
  7.00   MITCHELL                 IN  LAWRENCE         0700 AM
  7.00   RUSHVILLE                IN  RUSH             0700 AM
  6.00   2 ESE MUNCIE             IN  DELAWARE         0847 AM
                 1 INCH PAST HOUR
  6.00   MEDORA                   IN  JACKSON          0730 AM
  6.00   OOLITIC                  IN  LAWRENCE         0700 AM
  6.00   NORTH VERNON             IN  JENNINGS         1106 PM
                 JENNINGS COUNTY EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY
                 REPORTS AN ESTIMATED SIX INCHES OF SNOW WITH
                 THREE TO FOUR FOOT DRIFTS...AND MANY AREA
                 ROADWAYS BECOMING IMPASSABLE DUE TO DRIFTING.
  5.80   10 NNW MORGANTOWN        IN  MORGAN           1100 AM
  5.50   NORTH VERNON             IN  JENNINGS         0508 PM
                 WHITEOUT CONDITIONS AND NUMEROUS ACCIDENTS
                 REPORTED COUNTY WIDE.
  5.00   GREENSBURG               IN  DECATUR          0508 PM
                 DRIFTS TO THREE FEET
  4.50   FARMLAND                 IN  RANDOLPH         1120 PM
                 4.5 INCHES OF SNOW NOW ON THE GROUND.
  4.50   RUSHVILLE                IN  RUSH             0956 PM
                 WXIN TV STORM SPOTTER REPORTED 4.5 INCHES OF
                 SNOW
  4.10   FISHERS                  IN  HAMILTON         0750 AM
                 COCORAHS OBSERVER IN-HN-11
  4.00   6 SE INDIANAPOLIS        IN  MARION           1200 PM
                 NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF SOUTHPORT RD AND I-
                 65
  4.00   2 E MARTINSVILLE         IN  MORGAN           0815 AM
  3.70   SEYMOUR                  IN  JACKSON          0453 PM
                 SNOW TOTAL IS OVER THE PAST 8 HOURS. SNOW
                 REPORTED BLOWING AND DRIFTING.
  3.50   GREENWOOD                IN  JOHNSON          0800 AM
  3.50   COLUMBUS                 IN  BARTHOLOMEW      0523 PM
                 MINOR DRIFITNG REPORTED WITH DRIFTS ONE FOOT
                 OR LESS
  3.20   FISHERS                  IN  HAMILTON         1137 PM
                 3.2 INCHES OF SNOW SINCE 630 PM EST...WITH
                 ONE INCH IN THE LAST 45 MINUTES. REPORTED BY
                 COCORAHS OBSERVER.
  3.10   2 ESE MUNCIE             IN  DELAWARE         1059 PM
                 3.1 INCHES ON THE GROUND. 1 INCH IN THE PAST
                 65 MINUTES.
  3.00   SOUTHPORT                IN  MARION           1146 AM
  3.00   5 SSE INDIANAPOLIS       IN  MARION           0847 AM
                 LOTS OF BLOWING SNOW
  3.00   ANDERSON                 IN  MADISON          0715 AM
  3.00   FARMLAND                 IN  RANDOLPH         0954 PM
                 ABOUT 1 INCH IN THE LAST HOUR. CONSIDERABLE
                 BLOWING AND DRIFTING OF SNOW WITH VISIBILITY
                 AT HALF A MILE OR LESS.
  3.00   6 NE MITCHELL            IN  LAWRENCE         0539 PM
                 MINOR DRIFTING OBSERVED
  2.50   9 W BLOOMINGTON          IN  MONROE           0826 AM
                 1.50 INCHES PAST 12 HOURS, TOTAL SNOW 2.50
  2.40   BEECH GROVE              IN  MARION           1146 AM
  2.00   INDIANAPOLIS             IN  MARION           0847 AM
  2.00   SEYMOUR                  IN  JACKSON          0511 PM
                 2 INCHES MEASURED IN THE PAST 3 HOURS. 5.5
                 INCHES ON THE GROUND.
  2.00   WINCHESTER               IN  RANDOLPH         0452 PM
  1.80   2 SE BROWNSBURG          IN  HENDRICKS        0947 PM
                 1.0 INCHES IN THE LAST 90 MINUTES
  1.50   MCCORDSVILLE             IN  HANCOCK          0511 PM
                 1.5 INCHES OF SNOW IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. NEW
                 SNOW DEPTH IS 2.3 INCHES.
  1.30   RIDGEVILLE               IN  RANDOLPH         0612 PM
  1.10   6 SW INDIANAPOLIS        IN  MARION           1153 PM
                 24 HOUR TOTAL SNOWFALL AT NWS INDIANAPOLIS IS
                 1.1 INCHES.
  1.00   INDIANAPOLIS             IN  MARION           1146 PM
                 ONE INCH MEASURED ON FAR NORTH SIDE...86TH
                 STREET AND TOWNE ROAD.
  1.00   BEECH GROVE              IN  MARION           0511 PM
                 SPOTTER REPORTS 2 TO 3 INCH DRIFTS AND
                 SLIPPERY ROADS.
  1.00   VINCENNES                IN  KNOX             0417 PM
  0.80   PARAGON                  IN  MORGAN           0511 PM
  0.80   GREENSBURG               IN  DECATUR          0511 PM
                 SPOTTER ALSO REPORTS SOME DRIFTS 8 TO 12
                 INCHES DEEP.
  0.60   INDIANAPOLIS             IN  MARION           1001 PM
                 0.5 INCHES EARLIER TODAY PLUS 0.1 INCHES IN
                 THE LAST HOUR FOR A STORM TOTAL OF 0.6
                 INCHES.
  0.50   3 S PARAGON              IN  MORGAN           1145 AM
                 FLAKES LARGER IN SIZE NOW.
  0.50   6 SW INDIANAPOLIS        IN  MARION           1145 AM

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