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Event Winter Weather
State TEXAS
County/Area SAN AUGUSTINE
WFO SHV
Begin Date 02/11/2010 12:00:00 CST-6
End Date 02/12/2010 15:00:00 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 significant winter storm affected all of the four state region which began in the pre-dawn hours thursday, February 11th. Arctic High pressure had built into the region during the early portion of the week ahead of a potent upper level disturbance which moved Across the southwestern states tapping a large plume of subtropical|moisture. As the upper disturbance moved closer to our region, the moisture was lifted up and over the cold artic air already in place. Light snow began to fall across areas west of Interstate 49 before sunrise Thursday and the intensities increased throughout the day mainly north of a Jacksonville, Texas, to Natchitoches, Louisiana|line. As the upper disturbance moved closer, snowfall rates increased to as much as 1 to 2 inches per hour in some locations during the evening hours on Thursday, lasting into the early morning hours Friday. The rain which had been falling across|portions of deep east Texas Thursday eventually changed over to all snow during the early morning hours Friday. When the storm ended early Friday, much of the area had received 4 to as much as 9 inches of heavy wet snow. Numerous schools and businesses were closed and many roads were closed due to snow and slush covering|them. Also, due to the weight of the snow, numerous trees were downed on powerlines causing power outages to nearly 100 thousand people across the region.|This storm ranks 7th all time in total snowfall, which was 5.4 Inches, for Shreveport since records began in 1871, and the most snow the metropolitan area has seen since December 16th, 1983, when 5.4 inches of snow was recorded.
Event Narrative Snow began accumulating during the morning hours of February 11th and did not end until the afternoon hours of February 12th. Snowfall totals across the county ranged from 2 to 3 inches with 3 inches being reported near Chireno, Texas.


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
RED RIVER (ZONE) RED RIVER (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MORRIS (ZONE) MORRIS (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FRANKLIN (ZONE) FRANKLIN (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
TITUS (ZONE) TITUS (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CASS (ZONE) CASS (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WOOD (ZONE) WOOD (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BOWIE (ZONE) BOWIE (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHELBY (ZONE) SHELBY (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SMITH (ZONE) SMITH (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
UPSHUR (ZONE) UPSHUR (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PANOLA (ZONE) PANOLA (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NACOGDOCHES (ZONE) NACOGDOCHES (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
GREGG (ZONE) GREGG (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HARRISON (ZONE) HARRISON (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
RUSK (ZONE) RUSK (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CHEROKEE (ZONE) CHEROKEE (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARION (ZONE) MARION (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 08:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SABINE (ZONE) SABINE (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SAN AUGUSTINE (ZONE) SAN AUGUSTINE (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ANGELINA (ZONE) ANGELINA (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 12:00 CST-6 Winter Weather 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CAMP (ZONE) CAMP (ZONE) TX 02/11/2010 15:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K