Map of March 4-5th Snowstorm

 A fast moving Upper level trough generated a large swath of moderate snowfall mainly South of a line from Appleton to Glencoe to Zumbrota during the evening and overnight hours. Heavier snowfall amounts in the 6 to near 10 inch range also occurred in a narrow band over portions of far Southern Minnesota.

 County Warning Area View:

 

 

 

Southern Minnesota View:

 

 

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1123 AM CST WED MAR 05 2014
...TOTALS FROM THE MARCH 4-5TH SNOWSTORM...
THE TOTALS BELOW ARE NOT NECESSARILY THE FINAL AMOUNT FOR EACH
LOCATION.
SNOW REPORTS LISTED BY AMOUNT
 INCHES  LOCATION                 ST  COUNTY           TIME
------  -----------------------  --  --------------   -------
10.50   S MAPLETON               MN  BLUE EARTH       0312 AM
10.00   NEW RICHLAND             MN  WASECA           0812 AM
10.00   WINNEBAGO                MN  FARIBAULT        0800 AM
  9.50   ST JAMES                 MN  WATONWAN         0303 AM
  9.40   MADELIA                  MN  WATONWAN         0431 AM
  9.00   COMFREY                  MN  BROWN            0725 AM
  8.80   1 ESE MILROY             MN  REDWOOD          0700 AM
  8.30   NEW RICHLAND             MN  WASECA           1045 PM
  8.20   ELLENDALE                MN  STEELE           0700 AM
                 OCCURRED 0.3 MILES SW OF TOWN.
  8.20   7 NE MAPLETON            MN  BLUE EARTH       1059 PM
  8.00   WELLS                    MN  FARIBAULT        0800 AM
  8.00   ALBERT LEA               MN  FREEBORN         0800 AM
  7.50   2 NNW SPRINGFIELD        MN  BROWN            0500 AM
  7.50   LAKE CRYSTAL             MN  BLUE EARTH       0145 AM
  7.00   BLOOMING PRAIRIE         MN  STEELE           0819 AM
  7.00   AMBOY                    MN  BLUE EARTH       0725 AM
  6.80   1 ENE MINNESOTA LAKE     MN  FARIBAULT        0756 AM
  6.50   3 SE NEW ULM             MN  BROWN            0550 AM
  6.00   MANKATO                  MN  BLUE EARTH       1200 AM
  5.70   SHERBURN                 MN  MARTIN           0749 AM
  5.50   FAIRMONT                 MN  MARTIN           0130 AM
  5.00   4 E MANKATO              MN  BLUE EARTH       0700 AM
  4.80   1 S BLUE EARTH           MN  FARIBAULT        0700 AM
  4.10   REDWOOD FALLS            MN  REDWOOD          0630 AM
  4.00   6 W ST PETER             MN  NICOLLET         0700 AM
  4.00   BLOOMING PRAIRIE         MN  STEELE           0958 PM
  3.80   WASECA                   MN  WASECA           1012 PM
  3.50   1 E OWATONNA             MN  STEELE           0630 AM
  3.30   7 SSE BIRD ISLAND        MN  RENVILLE         0730 AM
  2.90   GAYLORD                  MN  SIBLEY           0700 AM
  2.80   SACRED HEART             MN  RENVILLE         0659 AM
  2.50   FARIBAULT                MN  RICE             0700 AM
  2.20   1 SSW LONSDALE           MN  RICE             0600 AM
  2.20   3 ENE MONTGOMERY         MN  RICE             0530 AM
  2.00   MONTEVIDEO               MN  CHIPPEWA         0700 AM
  2.00   2 WNW GREEN ISLE         MN  SIBLEY           0700 AM
  1.80   4 E NERSTRAND            MN  GOODHUE          0800 AM
  1.80   5 ESE NEW PRAGUE         MN  RICE             0500 AM
  1.70   NEW PRAGUE               MN  SCOTT            0300 AM
  1.50   JORDAN                   MN  SCOTT            0530 AM
  0.60   2 W PRIOR LAKE           MN  SCOTT            0600 AM



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