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Event Heavy Snow
State TEXAS
County/Area HARTLEY
WFO AMA
Begin Date 01/28/2010 12:00:00 CST-6
End Date 01/29/2010 12:00:00 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 major winter storm coming east out of the southern Rockies brought mainly heavy snow along with ice and sleet to the Texas Panhandle January 28 into early January 29. There were no reports of injuries...however damage was reported from this storm. Numerous power outages were caused by downed power lines due to the ice and snow.

January 28 at 1317 CST...local law enforcement officials in Canadian Texas reported a half inch of sleet.

January 28 at 1318 CST...local law enforcement officials in Wheeler Texas reported a half inch of sleet.

January 28 at 1400 CST...local law enforcement officials in Clarendon Texas reported an inch and a quarter of ice. Three inches of snow covered the ice.

January 28 at 1430 CST...a trained spotter in Pampa Texas reported a half inch of sleet.

January 28 at 1500 CST...local law enforcement officials in Wellington Texas reported an inch of ice with numerous power outages.

January 28 at 1642 CST...a trained spotter in Canyon Texas measured eight inches of snow with ten to seventeen inch snow drifts.

January 28 at 1718 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured six inches of snow six miles southwest of Amarillo Texas with two and a half foot snow drifts.

January 28 at 1730 CST...an amateur radio operator measured eight inches of snow in Amarillo Texas with snow drifts up to thirty-six inches.

January 28 at 1738 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured ten inches of snow six miles west northwest of Amarillo Texas.

January 28 at 1753 CST...a trained spotter measured nine inches of snow four miles west southwest of Amarillo Texas on Teckla Boulevard between 45th Street and 34th Street.

January 28 at 1840 CST...local law enforcement officials reported eight and a half inches of snow in Spearman Texas.

January 28 at 1905 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured seven inches of snow five miles southwest of Amarillo Texas.

January 28 at 1906 CST...local law enforcement officials reported thirteen inches of snow in Vega Texas.

January 28 at 1908 CST...a trained spotter measured nine inches of snow in Canyon Texas with snow drifts of thirteen to nineteen inches.

January 28 at 1917 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured twelve inches of snow one mile south of Dumas Texas. Snow drifts were generally two to three feet...however peak drifts were as much as five feet.

January 28 at 2100 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee reported ten inches of snow six miles west of Amarillo Texas.

January 28 at 2134 CST...the Emergency Manager reported eight and a half inches of snow in Borger Texas.

January 28 at 2138 CST...a trained spotter measured eleven and a half inches of snow in Hartley Texas.

January 28 at 2142 CST...a trained spotter reported eleven inches of snow nine miles east northeast of Simms Texas.

January 29 at 0008 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured thirteen and a half inches of snow one mile south of Dumas Texas. Also...three to five foot snow drifts were reported against buildings.

January 29 at 0118 CST...local law enforcement officials reported six and a half inches of snow in Lipscomb Texas.

January 29 at 0600 CST...An off-duty National Weather Service employee measured seven and a half inches of snow four miles south southwest of Amarillo Texas.

January 29 at 0700 CST...An off-duty National Weather Service employee reported ten inches of snow seven miles southwest of Amarillo Texas.

January 29 at 0705 CST...a trained spotter measured seven and a half inches of snow four miles south southwest of Amarillo Texas.

January 29 at 0745 CST...a trained spotter reported six inches of snow in Dawn Texas.

January 29 at 0844 CST...a cooperative observer measured six inches of snow in Borger Texas.

January 29 at 0844 CST...the public reported eleven inches of snow in Sunray Texas.

January 29 at 0847 CST...an off-duty National Weather Service employee measured six inches of snow ten miles west of Amarillo Texas.

January 29 at 0857 CST...a cooperative observer measured thirteen inches of snow in Stratford Texas.

January 29 at 0900 CST...a cooperative observer measured seven inches of snow in Sanford Texas.

January 29 at 0900 CST...a city official in Sunray measured eleven inches of snow.

January 29 at 0900 CST...a cooperative observer measured fourteen inches of snow in Gruver Texas.

January 29 at 0900 CST...a trained spotter measured nine inches of snow in Texline Texas.

January 29 at 0902 CST...the Emergency Manager reported eleven inches of snow in Texhoma Texas.

January 29 at 0906 CST...the cooperative observer in Dalhart Texas measured twelve inches of snow.

January 29 at 0907 CST...the cooperative observer in Stratford Texas measured thirteen inches of snow.

January 29 at 0908 CST...local law enforcement officials in Perryton Texas reported eight inches of snow.

January 29 at 0909 CST...the cooperative observer in Follett Texas measured eight inches of snow.

January 29 at 0910 CST...the Emergency Manager in Dumas Texas reported eleven inches of snow.

January 29 at 0911 CST...a city official in Miami Texas measured eight inches of snow.

January 29 at 0912 CST...a city official in Canadian Texas reported eight inches of snow.

January 29 at 1130 CST...the Amarillo ASOS station located at Rick Husband International Airport six miles east northeast of Amarillo Texas measured seven inches of snow and sleet.
Event Narrative


All events for this episode:

Location County/Zone St. Date Time T.Z. Type Mag Dth Inj PrD CrD
Totals: 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
WHEELER (ZONE) WHEELER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Sleet 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIPSCOMB (ZONE) LIPSCOMB (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GRAY (ZONE) GRAY (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Sleet 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COLLINGSWORTH (ZONE) COLLINGSWORTH (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Ice Storm 0 0 6.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HANSFORD (ZONE) HANSFORD (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OLDHAM (ZONE) OLDHAM (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOORE (ZONE) MOORE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HUTCHINSON (ZONE) HUTCHINSON (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARTLEY (ZONE) HARTLEY (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DEAF SMITH (ZONE) DEAF SMITH (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOORE (ZONE) MOORE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HEMPHILL (ZONE) HEMPHILL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Sleet 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DONLEY (ZONE) DONLEY (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 06:00 CST-6 Ice Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERMAN (ZONE) SHERMAN (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARTLEY (ZONE) HARTLEY (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERMAN (ZONE) SHERMAN (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
OCHILTREE (ZONE) OCHILTREE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LIPSCOMB (ZONE) LIPSCOMB (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOORE (ZONE) MOORE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROBERTS (ZONE) ROBERTS (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HEMPHILL (ZONE) HEMPHILL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RANDALL (ZONE) RANDALL (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DEAF SMITH (ZONE) DEAF SMITH (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HUTCHINSON (ZONE) HUTCHINSON (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOORE (ZONE) MOORE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
POTTER (ZONE) POTTER (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERMAN (ZONE) SHERMAN (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HUTCHINSON (ZONE) HUTCHINSON (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MOORE (ZONE) MOORE (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
DALLAM (ZONE) DALLAM (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HANSFORD (ZONE) HANSFORD (ZONE) TX 01/28/2010 12:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 6.00K 0.00K