3rd Snowstorm of Winter 2003-2004
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Obs. Num. Time of Observation January
09  -   2004
Total Frozen Precip. Inches Total Melted Precip. Inches Temp. F Remarks for the Time Period
   0      0240 hrs.    0.0   0.00   30.2   Snow started at 0240 as flurries
   1      0300 hrs.    Trace   Trace   29.5   Snow flurries has stopped
   2      0400 hrs.    Trace   Trace   28.4   Snow stopped again between 0340 and 0350.
   3      0500 hrs.    0.1   Trace   27.7   By 0430 snow flurries became steady but still VERY light.
   4      0600 hrs.    0.2   0.01   27.2   Very Light snow but street is now white.
   5      0700 hrs.    0.3   0.02   27.1   Very Light snow now! A band of Moderate snow formed along a cold front...located along Interstate 66...or from Front Royal east to Washington as of 6:30 AM...will continue to move southeast through the metro area this morning. We were on the east edge of the band of snow passing from Nw to SE. This has passed us now.
   6      0800 hrs.    0.4   0.03   26.7   Extremely light snow now.
   7      0900 hrs.    0.4   0.03   27.6   All snow ended at 0840 with no additional accumulation !
   8      1000 hrs.    0.4   0.03   28.5   More snow flurries between 0940 and 1000 but little additional accumulation.
   9      1100 hrs.    0.5   0.04   28.1   This ends this snow event but enough additional snow fell in the past hour to yeild an additional 0.1 inches