Special Report

The Snowiest County in Every State

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New Mexico: Colfax County
> Total snowfall during last 3 winters (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 237.0 inches
> Snowfall during snowiest winter month (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 46.8 inches in Mar, 2019
> 1-day snowfall record (1886-2017): 36.0 inches on Nov 24, 1940
> Station reporting: Angel Fire
> Station elevation: 10,113 feet

New York: Oswego County
> Total snowfall during last 3 winters (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 682.1 inches
> Snowfall during snowiest winter month (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 160.3 inches in Dec, 2017
> 1-day snowfall record (1886-2017): 40.0 inches on Dec 8, 1958
> Station reporting: Redfield
> Station elevation: 1,308 feet

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North Carolina: Yancey County
> Total snowfall during last 3 winters (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 206.5 inches
> Snowfall during snowiest winter month (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 52.0 inches in Dec, 2018
> 1-day snowfall record (1886-2017): 36.0 inches on Mar 13, 1993
> Station reporting: Mt. Mitchell
> Station elevation: 6,239 feet

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North Dakota: Grand Forks County
> Total snowfall during last 3 winters (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 203.4 inches
> Snowfall during snowiest winter month (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 38.2 inches in Dec, 2019
> 1-day snowfall record (1886-2017): 18.0 inches on Mar 6, 1995
> Station reporting: Grand Forks
> Station elevation: 838 feet

Ohio: Geauga County
> Total snowfall during last 3 winters (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 271.1 inches
> Snowfall during snowiest winter month (2017-2019, Nov-Mar): 41.2 inches in Dec, 2017
> 1-day snowfall record (1886-2017): 18.9 inches on Jan 4, 2010
> Station reporting: Montville
> Station elevation: 1,238 feet

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