11/08 Snowfall

November 8, 2011 Snowfall

An early November snowfall occurred across portions of the region after a prolonged period of rain early in the week. Cold air quickly moved into the Central Plains and precipitation moved out of the region. However, a few locations across northeast Kansas saw a changeover to snow before the precipitation was over. A narrow band of accumulating snow develop stretching from Hutchinson northeast to Hiawatha and into south central Iowa with amounts as high as 4 inches reported in northeast Kansas. Below the visible satellite image is able to capture the snow on the ground early this morning. The second image is a map of snowfall accumulations based on reported received by the National Weather Service.

Location Snowfall Amount (inches)
Blaine, KS 4.0
Enterprise, KS 2.0
White City, KS 0.5
Alta Vista, KS 1.4
Clarinda, IA 2.0
Hutchinson, KS 1.0
Lillis, KS 3.0
Troy, KS 0.5
Savannah, KS 1.0
Tarkio, MO 0.5
St. Joseph, MO 0.5
Maryville, KS 3.0
Grant City, MO 1.0
Stanberry, MO 1.0
Goff, KS 4.0



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