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Public Information Statement
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
355 PM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

...Storm Total Snowfall from January 16-17, 2018...

Sleet and snow accumulation began at mid morning on Tuesday January
16 across areas northwest of Baton Rouge and spread east during the
day and evening before ending in early morning hours of Wednesday
January 17. Observations are collected from a variety of sources
with varying equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather
observers for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered

Location                      Amount      Data Source

...Assumption Parish... Napoleonville                 0.20  in

...East Baton Rouge Parish...
Zachary                       2.50  in    Public
Baton Rouge 2.7SW             0.50  in    CoCoRahs
Baton Rouge Downtown          1.00  in    Media
Baton Rouge 2SE               0.50  in    Media
Olive Branch                  3.25  in    Public
Shenandoah 1.5E               0.50  in    CocoRahs

...East Feliciana Parish...
Jackson                       2.00  in    Trained Spotter

...Ponte Coupee Parish...
New Roads                     2.00  in    EMA
Morganza                      2.50  in    Media

...St Helena...
Easelyville 2W                2.00  in    EMA
Pine Grove                    1.25  in    EMA

...St Tammany...
Folsom                        1.00  in    Trained Spotter
Mandeville                    0.20  in    NWS Employee

Kentwood                      4.00  in    EMA
Amite                         2.00  in    EMA
Hammond                       0.10  in    EMA

Bogalusa 2N                   1.75  in    EMA
Franklinton                   2.00  in    EMA

...West Baton Rouge...
Livonia                       2.00  in    Public
Port Allen                    1.00  in    EMA

...West Feliciana...
St Francisville               3.00  in    Media


Liberty                       1.50  in    EMA

Delisle 6N                    0.20  in    EMA

Vancleave 12NW                0.33  in    EMA

...Pearl River...
Poplarville 3N                2.00  in    EMA

Tylertown                     3.00  in    EMA

Woodville                     1.50  in    EMA

Record record low temperatures across region this morning,
January 17, 2018.

Record Lows Temperatures
Location                        New
                                Record      Old Record

New Orleans Intl (KMSY)         20          23 in 1977
Baton Rouge Airport (KBTR)      14          18 in 1977
Lakefront Airport (KNEW)        20          28 in 1997
Slidell Airport (KASD)          15          23 in 1997
Gulfport-Biloxi Airport(KGPT)   17          28 in 2005
Pascagoula Lott Airport (KPQL)  18          24 in 2009

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