Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Winter Weather
State WISCONSIN
County/Area COLUMBIA
WFO MKX
Report Source COOP Observer
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2008-12-16 12:00:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2008-12-17 03:00:00.0 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 Yet another round of light to moderate snow affected south-central and southeast Wisconsin on December 16th and 17th. Accumulations of at least 3 inches occurred in all areas. Up to 4 to 5.5 inches fell in a band from Lafayette County northeast through Dane County to Washington County. The highest total of 5.5 inches was measured near Sun Prairie (Dane Co.). Dozens of vehicle accidents were reported by the media, and several airline flights were delayed at the major airports in Madison and Milwaukee. Synopotically, warm and moist air road up and over colder air at the surface over southern Wisconsin in conjunction with an upper-level disturbance in the atmosphere.
Event Narrative


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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
WASHINGTON (ZONE) WASHINGTON (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KENOSHA (ZONE) KENOSHA (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCK (ZONE) ROCK (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREEN (ZONE) GREEN (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OZAUKEE (ZONE) OZAUKEE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WAUKESHA (ZONE) WAUKESHA (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RACINE (ZONE) RACINE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WALWORTH (ZONE) WALWORTH (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JEFFERSON (ZONE) JEFFERSON (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREEN LAKE (ZONE) GREEN LAKE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARQUETTE (ZONE) MARQUETTE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FOND DU LAC (ZONE) FOND DU LAC (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILWAUKEE (ZONE) MILWAUKEE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DODGE (ZONE) DODGE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLUMBIA (ZONE) COLUMBIA (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DANE (ZONE) DANE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAUK (ZONE) SAUK (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHEBOYGAN (ZONE) SHEBOYGAN (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
IOWA (ZONE) IOWA (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LAFAYETTE (ZONE) LAFAYETTE (ZONE) WI 12/16/2008 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K