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Event Details

Event Heavy Snow
State MINNESOTA
County/Area LYON
WFO FSD
Begin Date 02/20/2011 03:00:00 CST-6
End Date 02/21/2011 03:00:00 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 Widespread moderate to heavy precipitation fell as heavy snow over the northern part of the area, with a mixture of freezing rain, sleet, and snow near the southern border of the state. Up to 12 inches of snow fell in the heavy snow area.
Event Narrative Snowfall of 8 to 12 inches, including 11 inches at Marshall, severely limited travel and commerce, with some roads becoming blocked. Winds averaging 20 to 30 mph contributed to the problems by causing drifting snow and areas of reduced visibilities in blowing snow.


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
MURRAY (ZONE) MURRAY (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
PIPESTONE (ZONE) PIPESTONE (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LYON (ZONE) LYON (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
COTTONWOOD (ZONE) COTTONWOOD (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
JACKSON (ZONE) JACKSON (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NOBLES (ZONE) NOBLES (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ROCK (ZONE) ROCK (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LINCOLN (ZONE) LINCOLN (ZONE) MN 02/20/2011 03:00 CST-6 Heavy Snow 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K