Snow Event

1/8/16 Snow TotalA light snow event lingered over the course of three days in Greater MSP.

The bulk of the snow fell on 1/8/16 with MSP Airport receiving 1.2″ of a total 2″ over the course of three days with heavier totals in the south metro.

Plowing may have been necessary but warmer temperatures allowed for some melting and salting was probably only needed on many properties.

Event totals:

  • Shakopee – 2.5″
  • Chanhassen – 2.4″
  • Woodbury – 2.3″
  • Rosemount – 2.2″
  • MSP Airport – 2″ (Official)
  • Brooklyn Park – 1.3″

Monthly totals:

  • January – 2″ (.73″ below normal)
  • December – 7.3″ (5.6″ below normal)
  • November – 5.1″ (.2″ above normal)
  • October – T” (.2″ below normal)

Seasonal totals:

*ELC uses a 20-year average.