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GFDL/Princeton Area Snowfall Observations (inches)

2020-2021 Season

Date
Amount  Individual Reports Season Tot
9 Dec 2020 0.1 ajb=0.2 cw=T ds=T jpk=T rjs=T wfs=0.1 0.1
Our first measurable snowfall of the season was associated with a weak trough extending southward from a low over eastern Canada and a mid-tropospheric vorticity max moving across our region.
16-17 Dec 2020 7.7 ajb=7.8 cw=7.8 ds=7.6 jpk=7.0 rjs=7.2 wfs=8.8 7.8
Our second measurable snowfall of the season was associated with a coastal low that intensified as it moved NNE up the east coast along with a strong high that built over northern New England. This storm produced the most snow in a single event affecting our area since March of 2018.
3 Jan 2021 0.1 ajb=0.1 cw=T ds=0.1 jpk=T rjs=0.1 wfs=0.1 7.9
A low that moved ENE off the NC coast produced a small amount of measurable snow and sleet before changing to light rain.