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Close, but no snowpocalypse

Areas south of Boston got a foot to a foot-and-a-half of fluffy snow. The National Weather Service posted a "Public Information Statement" with various reported snow amounts, and the jackpot was clearly in Norfolk and Plymouth counties (as well as Providence county in Rhode Island):
THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATIONS TAKEN DURING THE PAST 8
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/BOSTON

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

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

CONNECTICUT

...HARTFORD COUNTY...
   NEWINGTON              3.8   534 AM  1/22  NONE
   1 WNW WINDSOR LOCKS    0.6  1200 AM  1/22  BRADLEY AIRPORT

...TOLLAND COUNTY...
   ANDOVER                5.0   518 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   TOLLAND                4.0   441 AM  1/22  NONE
   STAFFORDVILLE          3.8   457 AM  1/22  NONE
   STAFFORD SPRINGS       3.8   727 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   NNW STAFFORDVILLE      3.8   500 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   SOMERS                 1.6   612 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER

...WINDHAM COUNTY...
   SCOTLAND               8.0   553 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

MASSACHUSETTS

...BARNSTABLE COUNTY...
   EAST HARWICH           7.0   605 AM  1/22  PUBLIC
   EAST FALMOUTH          6.5   713 AM  1/22  NONE
   CHATHAM                4.5   731 AM  1/22  UPPER AIR SITE
   SANDWICH               4.0  1236 AM  1/22  NWS EMPLOYEE
   CENTERVILLE            4.0   604 AM  1/22  AMATEUR RADIO
   1 ENE NORTH FALMOUTH   4.0   500 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   NORTH FALMOUTH         4.0   554 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   HARWICH                3.0   431 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   TAUNTON                9.7   738 AM  1/22  NWS OFFICE
   MANSFIELD              9.5   217 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   ACUSHNET               9.5   635 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   NEW BEDFORD            9.0   711 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   SOMERSET               9.0   118 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   FAIRHAVEN              8.0   608 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   NORTH ACUSHNET         8.0   603 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   ATTLEBORO              4.5   620 AM  1/22  AMATEUR RADIO

...DUKES COUNTY...
   WEST TISBURY           5.5   612 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...ESSEX COUNTY...
   HAMILTON               5.0  1241 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SWAMPSCOTT             3.9   648 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   TOPSFIELD              2.5   618 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   GEORGETOWN             0.8   743 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   ANDOVER                0.2   523 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...MIDDLESEX COUNTY...
   SOUTH NATICK           4.0   541 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   ASHLAND                3.0   639 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   WAKEFIELD              2.1   722 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER

...NORFOLK COUNTY...
   SHARON                16.8   641 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   SOUTH WEYMOUTH        15.5   236 AM  1/22  MEDIA
   RANDOLPH              12.5   657 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   BRAINTREE              9.3   227 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   FOXBORO                9.0   618 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   MILTON                 7.9   743 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 NW NORWOOD           6.3   700 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   NORWOOD                6.3   651 AM  1/22  NWS EMPLOYEE
   MILLIS                 6.0   745 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...PLYMOUTH COUNTY...
   HANOVER               18.0   646 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   NORWELL               17.8   609 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   ROCKLAND              15.0   605 AM  1/22  SPOTTER
   BROCKTON              14.6   714 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   3 WNW KINGSTON        13.2   600 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   KINGSTON              13.2   615 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   HALIFAX               11.3   530 AM  1/22  NONE
   DUXBURY               11.0   529 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   2 WNW EAST BRIDGEWAT   9.5   700 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   MATTAPOISETT           8.5   557 AM  1/22  BROADCAST MEDIA
   MIDDLEBORO             8.0  1209 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...SUFFOLK COUNTY...
   JAMAICA PLAIN          7.4   617 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   BOSTON                 4.3   725 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   WINTHROP               4.2   700 AM  1/22  NONE
   1 N BOSTON             4.2   731 AM  1/22  AIRPORT
   1 N EAST BOSTON        3.9  1200 AM  1/22  LOGAN AIRPORT
   1 W BRIGHTON           3.2   700 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   SOMERVILLE             2.0   340 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...WORCESTER COUNTY...
   AUBURN                 4.0   709 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   1 E SOUTHBRIDGE        2.5   600 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   SOUTHBRIDGE            2.5   558 AM  1/22  NONE
   SHREWSBURY             2.3   624 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   WESTBOROUGH            2.2   543 AM  1/22  NWS EMPLOYEE
   3 WNW WORCESTER        1.8  1200 AM  1/22  WORCESTER AIRPORT
   MILBURY                1.5   649 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   NORTH WORCESTER        0.8   724 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   LANCASTER              0.8   720 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   LEOMINSTER             0.5   629 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 S LEOMINSTER         0.5   630 AM  1/22  COCORAHS
   TEMPLETON              0.5   706 AM  1/22  NONE

NEW HAMPSHIRE

...CHESHIRE COUNTY...
   RINDGE                 0.6   506 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY...
   2 S NEW BOSTON         0.3   600 AM  1/22  COCORAHS

RHODE ISLAND

...BRISTOL COUNTY...
   BRISTOL                6.0   613 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO

...KENT COUNTY...
   GREENE                 8.0   401 AM  1/22  NONE
   WARWICK                8.0   414 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   WEST WARWICK           7.0   127 AM  1/22  TRAINED SPOTTER
   2 NNW WARWICK          5.5   657 AM  1/22  TF GREEN AIRPORT

...NEWPORT COUNTY...
   MIDDLETOWN             7.5   712 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   PORTSMOUTH             5.9   550 AM  1/22  SPOTTER

...PROVIDENCE COUNTY...
   WEST GLOCESTER        12.2   734 AM  1/22  COOP OBSERVER
   WOONSOCKET            11.3   700 AM  1/22  MEDIA
   BURRILLVILLE          10.5   626 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   NORTH PROVIDENCE      10.2  1224 AM  1/22  GENERAL PUBLIC
   CUMBERLAND            10.0   500 AM  1/22  NWS EMPLOYEE
   N. SMITHFIELD          9.0   349 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   NORTH SMITHFIELD       9.0   338 AM  1/22  PUBLIC

...WASHINGTON COUNTY...
   WESTERLY               7.0   500 AM  1/22  HAM RADIO
   SOUTH KINGSTOWN        6.5  1200 AM  1/22  SPOTTER

$$



Me? A bit over an inch of fluff. Plenty damn cold, though.

Originally posted at http://edschweppe.dreamwidth.org/166706.html - comment wherever you please.

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