Winter Storm 

Sunday February 23rd, 2003


...The Ozarks Region Blanketed by Another Round of Heavy Snow...

 

   Snowfall Totals Map


...ANOTHER WINTER STORM BRINGS HEAVY SNOW TO THE OZARKS REGION...

A POTENT WINTER STORM PRODUCED A SWATH OF SNOW AND TREACHEROUS TRAVEL CONDITIONS ACROSS SOUTHEAST KANSAS AND SOUTHERN MISSOURI SUNDAY. ACCUMULATIONS OF 8 TO 12 INCHES FELL OVER PORTIONS OF FAR SOUTHWEST MISSOURI WITH TOTALS OF 4 TO 8 INCHES COMMON ACROSS MUCH OF SOUTHERN MISSOURI AND SOUTHEAST KANSAS. 

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN SPRINGFIELD MISSOURI HAS RECORDED 7.5 INCHES OF SNOW THROUGH 9 PM SUNDAY EVENING. THIS BRINGS OUR SEASONAL TOTAL UP TO 37.4 INCHES WHICH MAKES THIS THE 4TH GREATEST SNOWFALL FOR A WINTER SEASON. 

REPORTED SNOW ACCUMULATIONS THROUGH 8 PM SUNDAY...

COUNTY        SNOW ACCUMULATION

BARRY..............6 TO 9 INCHES
BARTON...........3 TO 6 INCHES
BENTON...........4 TO 6 INCHES
BOURBON.......3 TO 5 INCHES
CAMDEN..........4 TO 5 INCHES
CEDAR.............2 TO 5 INCHES 
CHEROKEE....8 TO 10 INCHES
CHRISTIAN.....6 TO 9 INCHES
CRAWFORD...5 TO 7 INCHES 
DADE...............4 TO 6 INCHES
DALLAS...........5 TO 9 INCHES
DENT...............3 TO 5 INCHES
DOUGLAS.......6 TO 10 INCHES
GREENE.........6 TO 9 INCHES 
HICKORY........3 TO 5 INCHES 
HOWELL.........3 TO 6 INCHES
JASPER..........8 TO 12 INCHES
LACLEDE.......6 TO 8 INCHES
LAWRENCE...6 TO 8 INCHES
MARIES...........2 TO 4 INCHES
MCDONALD...9 TO 12 INCHES
MILLER...........2 TO 4 INCHES
MORGAN........2 TO 4 INCHES
NEWTON........9 TO 12 INCHES
OREGON........2 TO 4 INCHES
OZARK............2 TO 4 INCHES
PHELPS.........5 TO 7 INCHES
POLK..............5 TO 9 INCHES
PULASKI........5 TO 7 INCHES
SHANNON.....3 TO 5 INCHES
ST CLAIR.......3 TO 5 INCHES
STONE...........6 TO 9 INCHES
TANEY............5 TO 8 INCHES
TEXAS.............6 TO 8 INCHES
VERNON........3 TO 5 INCHES
WEBSTER.....6 TO 8 INCHES
WRIGHT.........5 TO 7 INCHES


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