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Event Details

Event Blizzard
State MINNESOTA
County/Area TRAVERSE
WFO ABR
Begin Date 03/30/2009 22:00:00 CST-6
End Date 03/31/2009 23:00:00 CST-6
Deaths Direct/Indirect 0/0 (fatality details below, when available...)
Injuries Direct/Indirect 0/0
Property Damage
Crop Damage
Episode Narrative A major winter storm moved across the Northern Rockies and into the Northern Plains producing from 6 to 11 inches of snowfall across west central Minnesota along with widespread blizzard conditions. Most area schools and events were canceled. Travel was extremely difficult and not advised. This storm took a toll on area ranchers as calving season was underway. Snowfall amounts included; 6 inches at Ortonville; 7 inches near Dumont; 9 inches at Artichoke Lake and Wheaton; 10 inches at Browns Valley and 11 inches at White Rock Dam.
Event Narrative


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
BIG STONE (ZONE) BIG STONE (ZONE) MN 03/30/2009 21:00 CST-6 Blizzard 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TRAVERSE (ZONE) TRAVERSE (ZONE) MN 03/30/2009 22:00 CST-6 Blizzard 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K