CONTEST STATUS - Updated: SAT ... 10-SEP-16 @ 2222 LT

Winter '16 / '17 - Snowfall Forecast Contests
18th Annual 'Regular Season'
!!! - Starts as soon as the flakes start flying - !!!

16th Annual 'Season-total'
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Winter '15 / '16 - Snowfall Forecast Contests
17th Annual 'Regular Season'
No FINAL standings
Too few storms (2)

The two-thirds rule; forecasters are eligible for ranking in the final standings if they entered at least two-thirds of all storm contests. With only two contest-worthy storms this season ... those forecasters with one entry only would have been ineligible.

In the interest of fairness;
Three storms seems like the bare minimum

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15th Annual 'Season-total'
Verified forecasts here

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Winter '10 / '11 - Snow Storm #4 - Preliminary Verification

Preliminary storm-total snowfalls for Friday from CDUS41...CXUS51...and PNS...as of 8 AM Saturday.

No snowfall report was carried in the NWS PNSBOX bulletin for HYA. Verifying storm-total snowfall of 0.5" was estimated from HYA/s Pxxxx METAR data.

A field formatting error in the data table shows ACY and IAD with 0.1".  Actual STP was a 'trace' (0.05") at both locations.
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Three new daily records.
FRI...21-JAN-11
BDR BGR - 17.3" (4.3"; 1946)
BOS - 7.3" (6.4"; 2001)
EWR - 4.5" (4.2"; 2001)

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Please report errors and drop a link to the correct data in Comments.
Final results and storm summary on Sunday.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

BDR daily record should read BGR

TQ said...

Thx for the eagle-eye.
Was moving fast this AM with Contest updates.

No postings last night b/c of conflict with homebrewing schedule.

TQ said...

CON should be 4.8" instead of 4.6".

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