Light to moderate snow fell across portions of north central Kansas on Sunday, March 10. A band of moderate snow developed across central Kansas and extended northeast as far as northern Iowa. Areas within this band of moderate snow received between 5 and 10 inches of snow. Along with the snow strong winds developed behind a potent cold front bringing 20 to 30 mph winds, with gusts reaching nearly 40 mph throughout part of the day. The Concordia ASOS reported visibility at or below a quarter mile for a large portion of the day while the snow was falling. By Sunday night the snow stopped and the system moved off to the northeast.
Above: A graphical representation of the snowfall from March 10, 2013 (click for larger image)
Above: A regional view of the moderate snow that fell across parts of Kansas, Nebraska, and Iowa (click for larger image)
PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS 706 PM CDT SUN MAR 10 2013 ..TIME... ...EVENT... ...CITY LOCATION... ...LAT.LON... ..DATE... ....MAG.... ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE.... ..REMARKS.. 1158 AM SNOW 7 NW REPUBLIC 39.99N 97.92W 03/10/2013 E3.5 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER STILL SNOWING 1215 PM SNOW 1 W CONCORDIA 39.57N 97.68W 03/10/2013 M1.2 INCH CLOUD KS CO-OP OBSERVER 0.13 INCHES PRECIPITATION. LESS THAN 1 MILE VISIBILITY 0455 PM SNOW 2 NNW HADDAM 39.88N 97.31W 03/10/2013 E1.0 INCH WASHINGTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER BLOWING SNOW 0455 PM SNOW ENE SCANDIA 39.79N 97.78W 03/10/2013 E5.0 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0456 PM SNOW 1 ENE COURTLAND 39.78N 97.88W 03/10/2013 E4.0 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0457 PM SNOW 1 ESE REPUBLIC 39.91N 97.80W 03/10/2013 E5.0 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0458 PM SNOW 8 N MORROWVILLE 39.96N 97.16W 03/10/2013 E2.5 INCH WASHINGTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0459 PM SNOW 2 ENE MUNDEN 39.93N 97.50W 03/10/2013 E5.0 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0500 PM SNOW 2 W AGENDA 39.71N 97.47W 03/10/2013 M2.0 INCH REPUBLIC KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0500 PM SNOW E HANOVER 39.90N 96.87W 03/10/2013 E1.0 INCH WASHINGTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0500 PM SNOW W WASHINGTON 39.82N 97.06W 03/10/2013 E1.0 INCH WASHINGTON KS TRAINED SPOTTER BLOWING SNOW 0502 PM SNOW 1 W CONCORDIA 39.57N 97.68W 03/10/2013 E2.0 INCH CLOUD KS CO-OP OBSERVER 0503 PM SNOW 3 ESE JAMESTOWN 39.59N 97.81W 03/10/2013 E0.5 INCH CLOUD KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0505 PM SNOW 4 N MILTONVALE 39.41N 97.44W 03/10/2013 E0.5 INCH CLOUD KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0515 PM SNOW 2 NW MARYSVILLE 39.86N 96.68W 03/10/2013 E0.5 INCH MARSHALL KS TRAINED SPOTTER 0516 PM SNOW 1 NNE OKETO 39.98N 96.59W 03/10/2013 E0.5 INCH MARSHALL KS TRAINED SPOTTER