ELC Winter Event #20

SNOW EVENT

  • 3/22/15 snowfallHeavy snow event in the southwest metro dropping totals we haven’t seen so far this winter.
  • 10″ in the far southwest and around an inch northeast.
  • 2nd largest snowfall of the season at MSP Airport
  • Pavement temperatures are very warm right now and any snow that is plowed will not need salt. Do not spend a dime on salt this event!

Event Chronology:

  • 4 am – Snow ending across metro
  • 6 pm – Heavy snow in sw metro
  • 4 pm – Snow beginning west to east

Official event totals:

  • 10″ – New Prague
  • 9.8″ – Lakeville
  • 8.9″ – Carver
  • 8.4″ – Shakopee
  • 6.9″ – Burnsville
  • 5.4″ – Chanhassen
  • 4.1″ – Edina
  • 3.6″ – MSP Airport
  • 2.5″ – Maple Grove
  • 2.3″ – DT St Paul

Monthly totals:

  • March – 5.5″
  • February – 4.9″
  • January – 5.4″ (JANUARY RECAP)
  • December – 5.6″ (DECEMBER RECAP)
  • November – 9.4″ (NOVEMBER RECAP)

Seasonal totals: