Crawford Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Winter Weather Advisory
Statement as of 5:35 PM EST on March 01, 2015

...Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 4 am EST Monday...

* snow accumulations...additional amounts of 1 to 2 inches possible through the evening. This will produce storm totals of 4 to locally 7 inches.

* Timing...the snow will be diminishing this evening from west to east. Some light snow will will still be possible across far northeast Ohio and northwest Pennsylvania into the early overnight.

* Period of most intense snow...early this evening.

* Impacts...snow will be the main threat during this event. Hazardous travel conditions are expected due to reduced visibility from the snow and snow accumulation. Light winds will limit the potential for blowing and drifting.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Winter Weather Advisory is normally issued for a variety of winter weather conditions including light snow... blowing snow... sleet... freezing rain and wind chills. While the weather will be significant... the word advisory implies that severe winter weather is not anticipated. Stay tuned to NOAA Weather Radio for further details or updates.

Record Report
Statement as of 1:31 am EST on March 1, 2015

...Record cold temperatures set in February 2015...

A record cold average monthly temperature of 14.3 degrees was set at Cleveland Hopkins Airport for the month of February. This breaks the old record of 15.2 degrees set in 1875. This also was the second coldest month ever recorded. The coldest month in history remains 11.0 in January 1977.

A record cold average monthly temperature of 13.1 degrees was set at the Erie International Airport for the month of February. This breaks the old record of 14.0 degrees recorded in 1934 and again in 1979. This also was the second coldest month ever recorded. The coldest month in history remains 12.5 in January 1977.

A record cold average monthly temperature of 14.7 degrees was set at Mansfield lahm Airport for the month of February. This breaks the old record of 15.4 degrees recorded in 1978. This also was the third coldest month ever recorded. The coldest month in history remains 8.7 in January 1977.

A record cold average monthly temperature of 13.7 degrees was set at the Youngstown Warren regional Airport for the month of February. This breaks the old record of 15.2 degrees recorded in 1934. This also was the second coldest month ever recorded. The coldest month in history remains 10.2 in January 1977.

The average monthly temperature of 15.8 degrees was the second coldest February at the Akron Canton Regional Airport. The coldest February was 15.3 degrees in 1934.

The average monthly temperature of 12.4 degrees was the second coldest February at the Toledo Express Airport. The coldest February was 11.8 degrees in 1978.

Local Storm Report

03/01/2015 0700 am

Meadville 5w, Crawford County.

Snow m2.0 inch, reported by snow spotter.

12 hour snowfall.

03/01/2015 0700 am

3 miles WNW of Springboro, Crawford County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by cocorahs.

24 hour snowfall.

03/01/2015 0700 am

Springbor 3nw, Crawford County.

Snow m2.2 inch, reported by snow spotter.

24 hour snowfall.

Public Information Statement
Statement as of 2:30 PM EST on March 01, 2015

The following are snowfall observations over the past 6 hours from around our region. Appreciation is extended to Highway departments...cooperative observers...Skywarn spotters and media for these reports. This summary is also available on our home Page at weather.Gov/Cleveland

***********************6 hour snowfall***********************

Location 6 hour time/date comments snowfall of /inches/ measurement

Ohio

...Cuyahoga County... cle Airport 1.1 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Lucas County... ktol 2.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Richland County... mansfld Arpt 1.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Summit County... Akron Canton Airport 1.3 100 PM 3/01 ASOS

...Trumbull County... kyng 1.1 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

Pennsylvania

...Erie County... eri Airport 0.8 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

***********************snow on ground***********************

Location snow time/date comments on ground of /inches/ measurement

Ohio

...Cuyahoga County... cle Airport 11.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Lucas County... ktol 9.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Richland County... mansfld Arpt 8.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

...Summit County... Akron Canton Airport 11.0 100 PM 3/01 ASOS

...Trumbull County... kyng 14.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter

Pennsylvania

...Erie County... eri Airport 14.0 100 PM 3/01 snow spotter