Snow Storm February 10, 2010
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Snow Storm February 10, 2010
A second big snow storm struck Pennsylvania in less than a week on February 10, 2010. (See Feb 6, 2010 event) Once again, portions of the state received over a foot of snow, mostly in the south and southeastern sections of the state. In addition, strong winds behind the storm caused blizzard-like conditions over southern Pennsylvania. Many roads and interstates were closed in eastern portions of Pennsylvania, including I-81 and I-83. Below are snowfall reports for the event.

Click here to see an interactive map of these amounts where you can zoom in and pan around.

This storm set many records for seasonal snowfall.
Below are Snow Amount Records for various locations affected by this storm.

Site Call Sign Period of Record Long Term Period of Record Old Record Season New Record


1970-2000 AVG Long Term AVG


Baltimore BWI 17.9" 19.8" 62.5" (1995-96) 79.9"







Washington DC DCA 14.3" 16.4" 54.4" (1898-99) 55.9"







Dulles IAD 19.2" 21.2" 61.9" (1995-96) 72.9"







Philadelphia PHL 20.3" 21.8" 65.5" (1995-96) 71.6"




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NOUS41 KCTP 110359
PNSCTP
PAZ004>006-010>012-017>019-024>028-033>037-041-042-045-046-049>053-
056>059-063>066-111525-

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
SPOTTER REPORTS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
1100 PM EST WED FEB 10 2010

THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 24
HOURS FOR THE STORM THAT HAS BEEN AFFECTING OUR REGION.
APPRECIATION IS EXTENDED TO HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS...COOPERATIVE
OBSERVERS...SKYWARN SPOTTERS AND MEDIA FOR THESE REPORTS. THIS
SUMMARY IS ALSO AVAILABLE ON OUR HOME PAGE AT WEATHER.GOV/CTP

********************STORM TOTAL SNOWFALL********************

LOCATION STORM TOTAL TIME/DATE COMMENTS
SNOWFALL OF
(INCHES) MEASUREMENT


PENNSYLVANIA

...ADAMS COUNTY...
ORRTANNA 27.9 945 PM 2/10 COOP OBSERVER
ORRTANNA 27.5 805 PM 2/10 COOP OBSERVER
ORRTANNA 25.8 345 PM 2/10 BUCHANAN VALLEY
ORRTANNA 25.6 500 PM 2/10
ARENDTSVILLE 23.0 200 PM 2/10
YORK SPRINGS 20.0 415 PM 2/10

...BEDFORD COUNTY...
BUFFALO MILLS 10.2 700 AM 2/10 COOP OBSERVER

...BLAIR COUNTY...
WESTMONT 12.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
ALTOONA 11.1 850 PM 2/10 COOP OBSERVER
TYRONE 8.5 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
ALTOONA 8.2 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
ALTOONA 7.5 636 PM 2/10
BELLWOOD 7.5 410 PM 2/10
DUNCANSVILLE 6.8 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER

...CAMBRIA COUNTY...
CARROLLTOWN 12.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
VINTONDALE 12.0 330 PM 2/10 CHICKORY MTN.
JOHNSTOWN 10.5 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
WESTMONT 9.0 1235 PM 2/10
CRESSON 8.0 330 PM 2/10

...CAMERON COUNTY...
EMPORIUM 4.0 915 AM 2/10

...CENTRE COUNTY...
STORMSTOWN 9.0 415 PM 2/10 NWS EMPLOYEE
PORT MATILDA 6.5 230 PM 2/10 NWS EMPLOYEE
SOUTH PHILIPSBURG 6.5 437 PM 2/10
PARK FOREST VILLAGE 5.0 456 PM 2/10 NWS EMPLOYEE

...CLEARFIELD COUNTY...
CURWENSVILLE 12.5 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
MAHAFFEY 11.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
CLEARFIELD 9.0 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
DU BOIS 8.0 959 PM 2/10
DU BOIS 8.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER

...CLINTON COUNTY...
HANEYVILLE 5.0 1100 AM 2/10
LOCK HAVEN 5.0 930 AM 2/10

...COLUMBIA COUNTY...
BERWICK 14.0 548 PM 2/10
BRUSH VALLEY DAM 9.0 550 PM 2/10
BENTON 8.1 200 PM 2/10

...CUMBERLAND COUNTY...
ENOLA 10.0 1045 AM 2/10
SHIREMANSTOWN 10.0 930 AM 2/10
CAMP HILL 9.5 1000 AM 2/10

...DAUPHIN COUNTY...
LINGLESTOWN 20.5 520 PM 2/10
WICONISCO 16.0 810 PM 2/10
COLONIAL PARK 15.0 1156 AM 2/10
HERSHEY 15.0 629 PM 2/10
SKYLINE VIEW 15.0 700 PM 2/10
WILLIAMSTOWN 15.0 700 PM 2/10
HUMMELSTOWN 12.0 1150 AM 2/10
PAXTONIA 12.0 1100 AM 2/10
DAUPHIN 11.0 1210 PM 2/10

...ELK COUNTY...
SAINT MARYS 5.0 131 PM 2/10

...FRANKLIN COUNTY...
WAYNESBORO 20.0 809 PM 2/10 PUBLIC REPORT
WAYNESBORO 16.0 433 PM 2/10
GREENCASTLE 15.2 429 PM 2/10
UPPER STRASBURG 14.0 258 PM 2/10
CHAMBERSBURG 12.0 611 PM 2/10
PINOLA 8.0 420 PM 2/10

...HUNTINGDON COUNTY...
MAPLETON 14.0 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
ORBISONIA 14.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
HUNTINGDON 13.0 1000 PM 2/10 MEDIA (9.5 TO 13.0)

...LANCASTER COUNTY...
LITITZ 22.0 541 PM 2/10
EDEN 20.0 520 PM 2/10 MANHEIM TWP.
GOODVILLE 20.0 830 PM 2/10
MILLERSVILLE 19.0 656 PM 2/10
MANHEIM 16.0 100 PM 2/10
NEW HOLLAND 16.0 230 PM 2/10
ROTHSVILLE 15.7 120 PM 2/10
LANCASTER 15.0 700 PM 2/10

...LEBANON COUNTY...
LEBANON 19.0 527 PM 2/10
FREDERICKSBURG 18.0 735 PM 2/10 BLUE MTN.
MYERSTOWN 17.5 330 PM 2/10
ANNVILLE 15.0 1215 PM 2/10
FREDERICKSBURG 15.0 530 PM 2/10

...LYCOMING COUNTY...
MONTGOMERY 8.0 429 PM 2/10
WILLIAMSPORT 8.0 645 PM 2/10
HUGHESVILLE 7.4 1015 PM 2/10 PUBLIC REPORT
JERSEY SHORE 6.0 1100 AM 2/10
MUNCY 6.0 1200 PM 2/10

...MCKEAN COUNTY...
BRADFORD 6.0 600 PM 2/10

...MONTOUR COUNTY...
DANVILLE 3.0 200 PM 2/10

...NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY...
SHAMOKIN 21.3 815 PM 2/10
SHAMOKIN 15.2 410 PM 2/10
HERNDON 10.0 645 PM 2/10
SUNBURY 10.0 410 PM 2/10

...PERRY COUNTY...
LIVERPOOL 8.0 930 AM 2/10
DUNCANNON 6.0 725 AM 2/10

...POTTER COUNTY...
GERMANIA 8.0 615 PM 2/10

...SCHUYLKILL COUNTY...
AUBURN 17.0 230 PM 2/10
RINGTOWN 17.0 835 PM 2/10
TAMAQUA 16.0 200 PM 2/10
TOWER CITY 9.8 1115 AM 2/10

...SNYDER COUNTY...
SELINSGROVE 8.0 100 PM 2/10

...SOMERSET COUNTY...
LAUREL SUMMIT 16.4 820 PM 2/10
BOSWELL 14.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
FRIEDENS 12.5 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
JENNERSTOWN 12.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
WINDBER 11.0 945 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
FRIEDENS 10.0 1115 AM 2/10
GLENCOE 7.3 901 AM 2/10 COOP OBSERVER

...TIOGA COUNTY...
COVINGTON 4.5 1005 PM 2/10 MEDIA OBSERVER
LAWRENCEVILLE 4.0 615 PM 2/10

...WARREN COUNTY...
WARREN 4.0 800 AM 2/10

...YORK COUNTY...
NEW FREEDOM 22.0 542 PM 2/10
SHILOH 22.0 330 PM 2/10
YORK 22.0 800 PM 2/10
SPRING GROVE 21.5 930 PM 2/10 PUBLIC REPORT
LOGANVILLE 21.0 536 PM 2/10
DOVER 20.5 150 PM 2/10
SPRING GROVE 19.0 152 PM 2/10
MANCHESTER 18.0 300 PM 2/10
SEVEN VALLEYS 17.5 1130 AM 2/10
VALLEY GREEN 17.0 604 PM 2/10
DILLSBURG 16.0 655 PM 2/10
SHREWSBURY 15.6 1143 AM 2/10
HANOVER 15.0 1143 AM 2/10
LAUREL 15.0 1143 AM 2/10
THOMASVILLE 15.0 1142 AM 2/10
WEIGELSTOWN 15.0 1130 AM 2/10

$$
MACH

Pictures from the storm (click image to enlarge)

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2-day Snowfall Totals from COOP Observers

2-day Snowfall Totals from COOP Observers

COOP Observer snow depth as of 7:00 am Feb 11, 2010
COOP Observer snow depth as of 7:00 am Feb 11, 2010

COOP 24 hour snowfall ending 7:00 am Feb 11, 2010
COOP 24 hour snowfall ending 7:00 am Feb 11, 2010

COOP observer liquid precipitation for the event (2 day total)
COOP observer liquid precipitation for the event (2 day total)


 
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