Mapping the First Day of Snow

An interesting effort from NOAA as they share a process for mapping the approximate first day of snow

Colored dots indicate the date by which there’s a 50% chance at least 0.1” of snow will have accumulated, based on each location’s snowfall history from 1981-2010. Click the map for a larger version with more detailed categories. Map by NOAA, based on analysis of the US Climate Normals by Mike Squires, National Centers for Environmental Information.

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