Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Heavy Snow
State IOWA
County/Area CLAYTON
WFO ARX
Report Source COOP Observer
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2010-12-03 14:30:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2010-12-04 10:45:00.0 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 A low pressure system moved across the Central Plains states in the early afternoon hours of December 3rd through the morning hours of December 4th. Light snow began in the early afternoon hours of December 3rd and increased in intensity during the late afternoon hours. The snow produced a swath of six to eight inches of accumulation across parts of northeast Iowa. Volunteer cooperative observers reported snowfall amounts of 8.2 inches four miles southeast of Lansing (Allamakee County) and eight miles east northeast of Decorah (Winnesshiek County), 8 inches at Elkader (Clayton County) and 7.4 inches at Fayette (Fayette County).
Event Narrative Eight inches of snow was measured in Elkader.


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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
FAYETTE (ZONE) FAYETTE (ZONE) IA 12/03/2010 13:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CLAYTON (ZONE) CLAYTON (ZONE) IA 12/03/2010 14:30 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WINNESHIEK (ZONE) WINNESHIEK (ZONE) IA 12/03/2010 14:30 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ALLAMAKEE (ZONE) ALLAMAKEE (ZONE) IA 12/03/2010 15:45 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K