Top Snowstorms, Snow Depths, Periods of Snow Cover, Etc. For Various Weather Stations In Our Viewing Area

November 15th, 2012 at 10:12 am by under Chad's WLFI Weather Blog
West Lafayette Attica
Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms
1.  20.5″ Dec. 18-19, 1929 1.  16.5″ Dec. 19-20, 1973
2.  17″  Dec. 19-20, 1973, Feb. 13-14, 2007 2.  16″  Jan. 2-3, 1999
3.  12″  Feb. 21-22, 1912; Jan. 2-3, 1999 3.  14″ Feb. 13-14, 2007
4.  11.8″ Dec. 25-26, 1909 4.  12″  Feb. 28-29, 1984
5.  11″ Jan. 25-26, 1978 5.  11″  Jan. 25-26, 1978
Greatest Daily Snowfall:  16″ Dec. 18, 1929 Greatest Daily Snowfall:  12″ Feb. 14, 2007
Greatest Snow Depth:  20.5″ Dec. 19, 1929 Greatest Snow Depth:  19″  Feb. 18, 2007
Second Greatest Snow Depth:  20″  Feb. 4-7, 1978 & Longest Period of Snow Cover:  62 Days
Feb. 19, 1979 Jan. 13-Mar. 16, 1978 (Peak Depth 18″)
Longest Period of Snow Cover:  61 Days
Jan. 13-Mar. 15, 1978 (Peak Depth 20″)
Frankfort Kokomo
Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms
1.  18″ Dec. 19-20, 1973 1.  20.6″ Feb. 13-14, 2007
2.  17″  Feb. 13-14, 2007 2.  20″  Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 1982
3.  14″  Jan. 2-3, 1999 3.  18.1″  Jan. 25-26, 1978
4.  13″ Jan. 25-26, 1978 & 4.  18″  Dec. 24-25, 1915 &
Feb. 27-28, 1984 Feb. 25-26, 1965
5.  11″  Feb. 21-22, 1912 & 5.  14.2″ Jan. 5-7, 1977
Feb. 10-11, 1985 Greatest Daily Snowfall:  16.4″ Feb. 14, 2007
Greatest Daily Snowfall:  15.5″ Dec. 20, 1973 Greatest Snow Depth:  24″  Jan. 27-29, 1978 &
Greatest Snow Depth:  19″  Jan. 27, 1978 & Feb. 4-6, 1982
Jan. 30-Feb. 1, 1978 Longest Period of Snow Cover:  85 Days
Longest Period of Snow Cover:  65 Days Dec. 17-Mar. 12, 1982 (Peak Depth 24″)
Jan. 12-Mar. 18, 1978 (Peak Depth 19″)
Crawfordsville Logansport
Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms
1.  16″ Dec. 19-20, 1973 1.  16″ Dec. 19-20, 1973
2.  15.5″  Jan. 2-3, 1999 2.  14″  Jan. 25-26, 1978
3.  14.9″ Feb. 13-14, 2007 3.  12.5″  Feb. 13-14, 2007
4.  14.4″  Feb. 10-11, 1985 4.  12″ Jan. 2-3, 1999
5.  14″  Jan. 5-6, 1977 4.  11.8″ Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 1982
Greatest Daily Snowfall:  15″ Dec. 20, 1973 Greatest Daily Snowfall:  13″ Dec. 20, 1973
Greatest Snow Depth:  21″  Dec. 9, 1977 Greatest Snow Depth:  18″  Feb. 14-17, 1978
Longest Period of Snow Cover:  60 Days Longest Period of Snow Cover:  61 Days
Jan. 13-Mar. 14, 1978  (Peak Depth 18″) Jan. 13-Mar. 15, 1978  (Peak Depth 18″)
Rensselaer
Top 5 Heaviest Individual Snowstorms
1.  15.5″ Dec. 2-3, 1999
2.  15.3″  Feb. 13-14, 2007
3.  15″ Dec. 19-20, 1973
4.  14″  Jan. 26, 1978
5.  13″  Dec. 18-19, 1929
Greatest Daily Snowfall:  14″ Jan. 26, 1978
Greatest Snow Depth:  25″  Jan. 11, 1999
Longest Period of Snow Cover:  62 Days
Jan. 13-Mar. 16, 1978  (Peak Depth 21″)

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