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Record Snowfall

by snapshot2 Forum moderator / February 14, 2010 8:02 AM PST

North Texas is not noted for its big snowfalls.
Dallas weather records go back for 111 years.
They got a record breaking 12.5 inches of show on Feb 11.

I live 50 miles from Dallas and got 8.5 inches of snow.

Here is a photo from my front porch on the morning of Feb 12:

I cropped out the ornamental windmill for this next photo.
The windmill stands 8 feet tall:

Since our temperature was around 32 degrees and started to climb, the snow didn't last long.
As of today, only a trace remains.


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Yes.. not so much snow in Texas..
by jump1127 / February 14, 2010 4:27 PM PST
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I remembered that when I was there in the late 80s and early 90s. But, the pictures you shot showed me that it snowed quite a lot, breaking the more than a century snowfall record. I really want to trade you for that.

Currently, it's summer like in Bangkok ( upper 90F during the day ), so hot and humid.. yak... I stay inside a/c room mostly. The construction workers were hit hard by heat stroke recently; there's no other choice for them. This year, summer will be aweful around the globe. Just like what happened in Brazil and Australia.

Enjoy the cold weather while it last. I still prefer the cooler climate. Take care Joe..

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Snow in Texas
by hjfok / February 14, 2010 5:03 PM PST
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by Colorado-SandBox / April 28, 2011 10:51 AM PDT
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