Record Report
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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RECORD EVENT REPORT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
900 AM EST SUN JAN 24 2016

...RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM SNOWFALL SET AT PHILADELPHIA...

A TOTAL OF 19.4 INCHES OF SNOW FELL AT THE PHILADELPHIA
INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT ON SATURDAY, ESTABLISHING A NEW RECORD FOR THE
DATE. THE PREVIOUS RECORD DAILY MAXIMUM SNOWFALL FOR JANUARY 23 WAS
11.9 INCHES SET IN 1935.

IT WAS THE 5TH GREATEST CALENDAR DAY SNOWFALL AT PHILADELPHIA WITH
THE TOP SPOT BEING HELD BY THE 27.6 INCHES OF SNOW THAT FELL ON
JANUARY 7, 1996.

THE TWO-DAY TOTAL FOR THIS STORM WAS 22.4 INCHES AT PHILADELPHIA
WHICH IS EXACTLY EQUAL TO THE CITY`S NORMAL SNOWFALL FOR THE ENTIRE
SEASON.

THE TWO-DAY STORM TOTAL WAS THE 4TH GREATEST ON RECORD FOR
PHILADELPHIA DATING BACK TO THE 1870S. THE GREATEST TWO-DAY TOTAL
ON RECORD WAS 30.7 INCHES IN JANUARY 7-8, 1996.

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