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16 Jan 09 - Here are a few of the record snowfall stories from the past few of days found simply by doing a search on Yahoo for "Record Snow." - Bismarck, Chicago, Dickinson, Oshkosh, Rockford, Seattle, Spokane, Portland, Wasau, Chilliwack, Coeur d'Alene, to name a few.
 

Numbers Show Record Snowfall | Video
KFYR-TV Bismarck Wed, 14 Jan 2009
We don`t need measurements to tell us we have received record breaking snowfall this winter. In fact, just drive down the street or talk with any longtime Minot resident. But if you want to solid numbers, the measurements are surprising.

Record snowfall, plunging temperatures hit the area  
Westchester Suburban Life - Jan 15
A new record was set Wednesday when Chicago had its ninth consecutive day of measurable snowfall, according to the National Weather Service.

Snow done for now, but cold remains  
The Bismarck Tribune - Jan 15
After a record snowfall Tuesday, the skies cleared up and the sun came out in Bismarck. From the window, it looked like a pretty pleasant day on Wednesday.

Numbers Show Record Snowfall  
KQCD-TV Dickinson - Jan 14
We don`t need measurements to tell us we have received record breaking snowfall this winter. In fact, just drive down the street or talk with any longtime Minot resident. But if you want to solid numbers, the measurements are surprising.

City looking at beet juice as salt supply gets low  
The Oshkosh Northwestern - Jan 15
City staff is looking at ways to address future snow and ice removal needs in the face of a salt shortage and record snowfall so far this winter.

Rockford 10.1 inches ahead of record snowfall pace  
Rockford Register Star - Jan 14
According to the National Weather Service, snowfall in Rockford this season is on track to surpass records set in 1979, 2008 and 1943. As of Jan. 12, Rockford has received 43.3 inches of snow. On Jan. 12, 1979, the Rockford area had a total seasonal snowfall of 33.2 inches.

Snow Forces Arrowhead Center to Close  
KQCD-TV Dickinson - Jan 14
Ok snow, we`ve had enough. First the roads are tough to navigate, and now local business are being forced to close because of build up on roofs. On January 14th the arrowhead shopping center joined Walmart as victims of record snowfall.

Record snowfall leads to cancellation of Dog-Gone Snow Stomps events
Wausau Daily Herald – Jan 08  
December's record snowfall has derailed an event for dogs that was set for January and February.

Blizzard, cold hit upper Plains  
Albany Times Union - Jan 13
Temperatures are expected to fall as low as 30 below zero BISMARCK, N.D. A fast-moving blizzard brought snow and high winds to North Dakota on Monday, closing schools and causing more headaches for residents still trying to dig out from a record snowfall last month. And, forecasters said a blast of cold air was on the way that could send the thermometer as low as 30 below zero.

Artificial feeding not ideal to help wildlife  
Issaquah Press - Jan 12
Despite record snowfall in some parts of the state, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists say most deer, elk and other wildlife can survive the winter without food provided by humans. “We know the sight of hungry-looking deer in deep snow can be distressing,” said Dave Brittell, department assistant director for wildlife management. 

Americans suffer record cold as temperatures plunge to -40C  
Daily Mail - Jan 15
Americans were today shivering as bitter arctic winds caused temperatures to plunge to record-breaking levels in many parts of the vast country.

Chilliwack cleans up as flooding recedes  
The Globe and Mail - Jan 11  
Combination of record snowfall and torrential rain was a ‘once-in-100-years' event for small B.C. city, official says

Moose sightings increase after record snowfall  
Coeur d'Alene Press - Jan 11
COEUR d'ALENE -- Moose sightings in several parts of the city startled some residents Saturday. Pairs and individuals were spotted near Fourth Street and Government Way, and in the middle of Interstate 90.

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Thanks to Clay Olson for these links

 

 



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