Weather Discussion February 6, 2012
Denver Snow The previous record for heaviest snowfall in one day in February was 9 ½ inches, set on Feb. 22, 1909, Kalina said. Friday's total snowfall of 12 ½ inches broke the 103-year-old record by 3 inches. The three-day storm, which dumped a total of 15.9 inches of snow in Denver, also broke the 100-year-old record for most snowfall in a three-day period in February. The previous record was 14.11 inches set in 1912. Other Impacts: -major highways closed, reopened on the 4th -more than 5 ft on some highways -600 flights cancelled at DIA on 2/3 and 2/4 -brought much needed moisture to area!
Deaths mount as winter weather batters Europe http://www.cnn.com/2012/02/06/travel/europe-cold-snap/index.html?hpt=hp_t3