Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Winter Storm
State MINNESOTA
County/Area MARTIN
WFO MPX
Begin Date 12/19/2008 03:00:00 CST-6
End Date 12/19/2008 06:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage 0.00K
Crop Damage 0.00K
Episode Narrative A storm system developed across the southern Rockies and moved quickly east across the mid section of the nation with enough moisture to spread 6+ inches of snowfall across extreme southern Minnesota, affecting the counties along the Minnesota/Iowa border.
Event Narrative Snow began in the Fairmont area between 11 pm and midnight on December 18th. The snowfall quickly became heavy with local surface visibilities decreasing to one mile or less for several hours. The snowfall began to taper off toward 6 am. Local snowfall amounts of six to eight inches fell across the county.


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARTIN (ZONE) MARTIN (ZONE) MN 12/19/2008 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FARIBAULT (ZONE) FARIBAULT (ZONE) MN 12/19/2008 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FREEBORN (ZONE) FREEBORN (ZONE) MN 12/19/2008 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K