Storm Events Database

Event Details

Event Winter Storm
State MINNESOTA
County/Area MCLEOD
WFO MPX
Report Source Trained Spotter
NCDC Data Source CSV
Begin Date 2006-12-31 07:15:00.0 CST-6
End Date 2006-12-31 20:00:00.0 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 large storm system developed in the Southern Plains on the 29th, and then moved to extreme western Minnesota on the 30th. This surface low pressure area...then proceeded into eastern Minnesota and western Wisconsin by the late evening hours on the 31st. A very narrow band of heavy snow set up in a north-south orientation from east central into south central Minnesota. Some of the heaviest snow totals include: 10 inches at Mankato (Blue Earth County), 10 inches at Waconia (Carver County), 8.5 inches at Montgomery (Le Sueur County), 8.0 inches at Winnebago (Faribault County), 8.0 inches at Deephaven (Hennepin County), 7.0 inches at Zimmerman (Sherburne County), and 7.0 inches at Janesville (Waseca County). Twenty to thirty mile per hour winds produced some blowing and drifting snow during much of the afternoon hours on the 31st.
Event Narrative Seven inches of snow reported in Lester Prairie, along with 5.5 inches at Hutchinson.


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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
MCLEOD (ZONE) MCLEOD (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:15 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
NICOLLET (ZONE) NICOLLET (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
FARIBAULT (ZONE) FARIBAULT (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SIBLEY (ZONE) SIBLEY (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MARTIN (ZONE) MARTIN (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
BLUE EARTH (ZONE) BLUE EARTH (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 07:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WRIGHT (ZONE) WRIGHT (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 08:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SHERBURNE (ZONE) SHERBURNE (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 08:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
ISANTI (ZONE) ISANTI (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 10:15 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
MILLE LACS (ZONE) MILLE LACS (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 10:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
KANABEC (ZONE) KANABEC (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 10:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
CARVER (ZONE) CARVER (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 10:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
HENNEPIN (ZONE) HENNEPIN (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 11:00 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
LE SUEUR (ZONE) LE SUEUR (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 11:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
SCOTT (ZONE) SCOTT (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 11:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
WASECA (ZONE) WASECA (ZONE) MN 12/31/2006 11:30 CST-6 Winter Storm 0 0 0.00K 0.00K
Totals: 0 0 0.00K 0.00K