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Part of the US is supposed to get a good amount of snow today? Anyone have a lot? Any pictures?

Where I am, we hardly have any thus far. But schools are closed in anticipation of it getting worse and so people aren't driving.
 
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There were photos in yesterday's newspapers of snow in the Midwest, saying it had fallen 50′ deep in toto and the drought was over.
 
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Campbell Ritchie wrote:There were photos in yesterday's newspapers of snow in the Midwest, saying it had fallen 50′ deep in toto and the drought was over.


fifty feet?  really? 
 
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We got about an inch overnight.  Northeast of me, they're getting an inch an hour.   The forecast is for pretty constant snow through tomorrow, so we're waiting patiently for the 5-7" we were promised.
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fred rosenberger wrote:. . . fifty feet?  really? 

That was for the whole winter. Can't remember where it was.
 
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Joe Ess wrote:We got about an inch overnight.  Northeast of me, they're getting an inch an hour.   The forecast is for pretty constant snow through tomorrow, so we're waiting patiently for the 5-7" we were promised.


We got about eight inches. Some rain melted some snow so hard to tell. Tomorrow is more interesting. The snow will freeze and there might be a bit more. So snow sandwich with ice as the filling!
 
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No snow here at all this year. Today is a delightful 13 degrees bright spring day.
 
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fred rosenberger wrote:fifty feet?


That's about the largest average yearly snowfall in the US (at Mt Rainier, WA): http://www.currentresults.com/Weather-Extremes/US/snowiest.php, under "Heaviest Yearly Snowfalls"
 
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the Times 13th March 2017 page 33 wrote:I guess the drought is over...Californaia gets 50ft of snow

Photos of deep snow at Lake Tahoe and Squaw Valley.

Half a world away from Jeanne.
 
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no snow here in Austin for about 8 years now
we had the mildest winter yet since I've been here(10 years) this year.
they say February was the warmest February ever.
its going to be about 80 today and tomorrow. low of 65 tonight
 
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Randall Twede wrote:its going to be about 80 today


It's only 67ºF now... brrrrrr!
 
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Fort Kickass is open for business!
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Joe Ess wrote:Fort Kickass is open for business!


Cool.
 
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A blast from the past. This is why I now live in Austin.

 
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