Tuesday Storm Wrap-up (updated 3/7 9 am)

A complex weather system impacted much of the Upper Midwest Monday through Tuesday.  The animated regional radar image below shows the snow as it spread across Wisconsin on Tuesday.  The radar loop begins at 9:00 am Tue 3/5 and ends at 9:00 pm.

regional radar image

 (images captured from the National Center for Atmospheric Research website)

Here is a graphical depiction of the 24-hour snowfall reports between approximately 7 am on Tuesday 3/5 through 7 am Wednesday 3/6. The space between the reports is filled using a model analysis and may not accurately represent the exact snowfall totals.

Southern WI snowfall amount graphic

Some of the heavier snowfall reports from around south central and southeast Wisconsin include:

Location County Amount (inches)
5SW Madison Dane 9.2
Beloit Rock 9
Edgerton Rock 8
Lake Geneva Walworth 7.7
Mount Horeb Dane 7.3
Franksville Racine 7.0
Burlington Racine 6.5
Waukesha Waukesha 5.9
2SW Oconomowoc Waukesha 5.7
2E Holy Hill Washington 5.4
West Allis Milwaukee 5.1

National Weather Service - Milwaukee/Sullivan


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