CONTEST STATUS - Updated: SAT ... 14-APR-18 @ 9 PM EDT

Winter '17 / '18 - Snowfall Forecast Contests

19th Annual 'Regular Season' Snowfall Forecast Contest
- FINAL Results here
1st Place: Brad Yehl
2nd Place: Don Sutherland
3rd Place: NWS ER WFOs
HM: Herb @MAWS

17th Annual 'Season-total' Snowfall Forecast Contest
- FINAL Results here
1st Place: Don Sutherland
2nd Place: Mitchel Volk
3rd Place: Brad Yehl
HM: TQ
Climo: 5th place

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Winter '16 / '17 - Snowfall Forecast Contests
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18th Annual 'Regular Season'
FINAL results here

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16th Annual 'Season-total'
FINAL results here

Monday, February 10, 2014

Winter '13 / '14 - Storm #5: Call for Forecasts!

NYC - Bronx
Mosholu Parkway
FEB-61
Two waves in today/s forecast.

First one is Storm #5.
It's forecast to lift NE into eastern Canada late Friday.

Second wave progged to enter western PA during the day Friday and may turn out to be a contest-worthy storm.  If so, the 'Call for Forecasts' for Storm #6 would be issued WED evening...12-WED-14 with the deadline for entries at 10:30 PM EST THU...13-FEB-14.  The verification period would begin over western portions of the forecast area at 12:01 AM EST FRI...14-FEB-14.

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Forecast element: storm-total snowfall for the 1st wave

Deadline for entries:  10:30 PM EST...TUE...11-FEB-14
Verification begins:  12:01 AM EST WED...12-FEB-14
Verification ends:  11:59 PM EST FRI...14-FEB-14

Enter your forecast at the Contest's home page here.
Follow the link from 'Enter Storm Forecast.'

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As always...there/s no cost...or fee...or advertising...or annoying requests for personal information to enter a forecast. It's just a fun exercise for winter wx enthusiasts to see who can make the best synoptic-scale snowfall forecast.

If you are issuing your first forecast this winter...or you entered the 'season-total' forecast contest...you/ll need to create an account (user name / password / valid e-mail...if you want a copy of your forecast sent to your Inbox).

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